Comité de Seguridad Alimentaria Mundial

13 a 18 octubre, 2014


CFS 41 Final Report

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CFS 41 Chair's Summary

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      CFS 41 Chair's Summary

      Monday 13th October

      13 October 2014
      Setting the Stage for CFS 41
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      10.30 - 11.00

      Agenda Item III SOFI 2014

      Presentation by Pietro Gennari, Director, FAO Statistics Division and Chief Statistician


      Round Tables: Food losses and waste in the context of sustainable food systems (IV)

      See Session Documents for background information

      Chair: Zerubabel Mijumbi Nyiira, Minister of State for Agriculture, Entebbe, Uganda
      Rapporteur: Khaled El Taweel, Alternate Permanent  Representative, Egypt
      HLPE Panelist: Vishweshwaraiah Prakash, Project Team Leader of the HLPE Report
      Second Panelist: Jaime Rolando Ochoa Schaad, Head of the Food Storage Unit in the Guatemalan Ministry of Agriculture, Guatemala.


      The role of sustainable fisheries and aquaculture for food security and nutrition (IV)

      Chair: Fábio Hazin, Federal and Rural University of Pernambuco, Fisheries and Aquaculture Department, Brazil
      Rapporteur: Johan Williams, Chair of Committee on Fisheries (COFI), FAO
      HLPE Panelist: C. Béné, Project Team Leader of the HLPE Report
      Second Panelist:  Editrudith Lukanga, Executive Director - EMEDO,  Co President WFF, Mwanza, Tanzania

      13 October 2014
      Launche of FAO-EU eLearning Courses
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      14 October 2014
      CFS 41 Plenary Day 2
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      13 - 18 October 2014
      CFS 41 Information Marketplace
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      Tuesday 14 October


      Coordination and Linkages with CFS (Va)

      CFS 2014/41/6 Coordination & Linkages with CFS - Session Guidelines and Background Information

      Other languages in Session Documents

      Facilitator:  Gerda Verburg, CFS Chair

      Global: Food Security and Nutrition in the Post 2015 framewor

      • Thomas Gass, Assistant Secretary General, UN Department of Economic and Social Affairs
      • Klaus Rudischhauser, Deputy Director-General, Sectoral and Thematic Directorates, EU
      • Louise Kantrow, Global Business Alliance; Permanent Representative to the UN for the ICC
      • Per Pinstrup-Anderson,Chair of the High Level Panel of Experts Steering Committee
      • Stineke Oenema, Interchurch Organization for Development Cooperation, representing CSM

      Supporting Documents: Outcome Document - Open Working Group on Sustainable Development Goals


      Regional: CAADP/NEPAD’s efforts to mainstream nutrition in agriculture

      • Haladou Salha, Senior Technical Adviser, NEPAD
      • Karim Mtambo, Director, National Food Security in the Ministry of Agriculture Food Security and Cooperatives, United Republic of Tanzania
      • Djibo Bagna, Pan African Farmer’s Forum, representing CSM
      • Arne Cartridge, CEO Grow Africa


      National Case studies and lessons learned: Right to Food (Va) 

      • India: Deepak Kumar, Joint Secretary, Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
      • El Salvador: Excmo. Sr. Don Orestes Fredesman Ortéz Andrade, Ministro de Agricultura y Ganadería
      • Jordan: Radi Al Tarawneh, Secretary General of Ministry of Agriculture

      Right to Food Ten Year Perspective (Vb) 

      Supporting Documents

      Available in the languages indicated

      Voluntary Guidelines to Support the Progressive Realization of the Right to Adequate Food in the Context of National Food Security

      English | Spanish | French | Arabic | Chinese | Russian

      The right to food: Past commitment, current obligation, further action for the future. A Ten-Year Retrospective on the Right to Food Guidelines by the FAO Right to Food Team

      English | French | Spanish

      Right to Food and Nutrition Watch 2014  - Ten Years of the Right to Food Guidelines: Gains, Concerns and Struggles

      English | French | Spanish

      CSO Synthesis Paper on the 10 Years Right to Adequate Food Guidelines

      English | French | Spanish

      15 October 2014
      CFS 41 Plenary Day 3
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      Thursday 16 October: CFS Special Event

      14.30 - 17.30

      A CFS, World Food Day, International Year of Family Farming Event:

      Innovation in Family Farming: Towards Ensuring Food Security and Nutrition

      CFS 2014/41/INF/7 Rev. 2 Background Information. Other languages available in Session Documents.

      Supporting documents

      The Panel

      Moderator:  Laurie Goering, Thomson Reuters Foundation

      • Her Majesty Queen Máxima Of The Netherlands, UN Secretary-General’s Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance for Development
      • Dacian Cioloş, European Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development
      • Segfredo Serrano, Undersecretary for Policy and Planning, Department Of Agriculture, Philippines
      • Ibrahima Coulibaly, Vice-President of the Network of Farmers’ and Agricultural Producers’ Organisations of West Africa (ROPPA); Ambassador of FAO for the International Year on Family Farming
      • Santiago Del Solar Dorrego, Asociación Argentina de Consorcios Regionales de Experimentación Agrícola (AACREA)

      16 October 2014
      CFS - World Food Day - International Year of Family Farming Special Event
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