HLPE - High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition
 

The High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition (HLPE) was established in 2010 as the science-policy interface of the UN Committee on World Food Security (CFS).  The HLPE aims to improve the robustness of policy making by providing independent, evidence-based analysis and advice at the request of CFS.

Sustainable Forestry for Food Security and Nutrition

Call for Experts + eConsultation on the Scope of the Study

The High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition launches today a Call for Experts and an eConsultation on the Scope of the Study:

Sustainable Forestry for Food Security and Nutrition

To participate to the e-consultation:

Contributions are welcome in English, French and Spanish.

Both the Call and the eConsultation will run from
26 January - 26 February 2015

07/11/2014 - 

The Steering Committee of the High Level Panel of Experts (HLPE) of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is to be renewed in 2015, for a 2-year term starting at the closure of CFS42 (2015) and ending at closure of CFS44 (2017).

A call for nomination of experts is open from 3 November 2014 to 31 January 2015 (3 months).

The letter from the CFS Chair and Secretary, calling for nominations, is available to download here [or in AR, ES, FR, RU].

Nominations can be submitted by all CFS members, participants and stakeholders.

Nominators shall request their specific, dedicated, password-protected access to the nomination site by sending an e-mail to cfs-hlpe@fao.org. The given login and password will be specific to each nominating country or organization.

The nomination procedure is entirely web-based via an online application form.

Read more about the process here

Latest News

15/01/2015 - 
Extension of the Scoping eConsultation and the Call for Experts until 22nd of January 2015
25/11/2014 - 
Call for Experts + eConsultation on the Scope of the Study [25 Nov 14 - 15 Jan 15]
20/11/2014 - 
International Seminar organized by the HLPE and UBA in Buenos Aires on: Rising Inequalities, a growing concern of world food and nutrition society
28/10/2014 - 
The deadline to participate to the e-Consultation on the Draft V0 of Water and food security has been extended until the 7th November 2014
16/10/2014 - 
Read the speech of Mr Pinstrup-Andersen at the opening ceremony at CFS 41!

Write to the Secretariat

To contact the secretariat of the HLPE or its coordinator, Vincent Gitz, send an e-mail to cfs-hlpe@fao.org.

HLPE Summaries & Recommendations