Committee on World Food Security
 

The CFS Bureau and Advisory Group

Bureau 2013-2015

Chair: Ms. Gerda Verburg, Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the Rome Based Agencies, Netherlands

Members: 

• Afghanistan
• Argentina
• Australia   
• Brazil
• Congo
• France
• Pakistan
• Philippines
• Sudan
• Switzerland
• Uganda
• USA

Members of the Advisory Group

UN Bodies:
FAO (Food and Agricultural Organisation) 
WFP (World Food Programme
IFAD (International Fund for Agricultural Development)
Right-to-Food: Special Rapporteur on the right to food - Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights
UN High Level Task Force on the Global Food Security Crisis
UN Standing Committee on Nutrition (SCN)

CSOs/NGOs:
The World Forum of Fish Harvesters & Fish Workers (WFHFF)
Mouvement International de la Jeunesse Agricole (MIJARC)
Indigenous Caucus (ICAZA)
World Alliance of Mobile Indigenous Peoples (WAMIP)

International Agricultural Research Bodies:
CGIAR Consortium

International Financial and Trade Institutions:
World Bank

Private Sector/Philanthropic Foundations:
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
International Agri Food Network

Previous Bureaus

Bureau 2011-2013

Chair: Mr. Yaya Olaniran, Ambassador and Permanent Representative to FAO, Nigeria

Members: 

• Angola
• Argentina
• Australia    
• Brazil  
• China  
• Egypt   
• France
• Indonesia
• Jordan
• Switzerland
• USA
• Zimbabwe