CFS 46 Sessions

II STATE OF FOOD SECURITY AND NUTRITION IN THE WORLD 2019, ITS POLICY IMPLICATIONS IN THE CONTEXT OF THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

a) Opening statements

Mario Arvelo, CFS Chair @MarioArvelo

Qu Dongyu, Director-General, Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) @FAODG

Gilbert Houngbo,President, International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) @Ghoungbo

David Beasley, Executive Director, World Food Programme (WFP) @dbeasley1

Patrick Caron, Chair of the High Level Panel of Experts (HLPE) Steering Committee

b) Presentation of the State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2019 (SOFI 2019), and any policy implications in the context of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Maximo Torero, Assistant Director General for Economic and Social Development, FAO @MaximoTorero

III CFS AND THE SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS: LESSONS LEARNED

Moderator: Carin Smaller, Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD)

Keynote: Hilal Elver, Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food @HilalElver 

Keynote: Maria Francesca Spatolisano, Assistant Secretary General for Policy Coordination, UNDESA

Panel discussion:

Neil Briscoe, Deputy Director and Head, Global Partnerships and Multilateral Effectiveness Department (DFID), UK

Rory Jay S. Dacumos, Chief of the Rural Institutions and Support Services Division of the Agriculture - National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA), Philippines

Saúl Vicente Vásquez, International Indian Treaty Council (IITC) @binizaa2002

Sean de Cleene, World Economic Forum @SeandeCleene

IV CELEBRATING THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF RURAL WOMEN

Introduced by Cornelia Richter, Vice President @CRichterIFAD

Keynote: Kate Gilmore, Deputy High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) @gilmoreksure

Keynote: Sirebara Fatoumata, National Federation of Rural Women of Mali @Sirebara_Fatim

V FOOD SYSTEMS AND NUTRITION

a) An update will be provided on the preparation process towards the development of the CFS Voluntary Guidelines on Food Systems and Nutrition, including the next steps in the process.


Update by Liliane Ortega (Switzerland), CFS Food Systems and Nutrition OEWG Chair

Keynote: Naoko Yamamoto, WHO Assistant Director-General for Universal Health Coverage and Health Systems

Panel Discussion:

Moderator: David Nabarro, Curator, Food Systems Dialogues @davidnabarro


Bibi Giyose, Senior Nutrition and Food Systems Officer and Special Advisor to the CEO, New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD) @BibiGiyose

Emorn Udomkesmalee, Associate Professor, Institute of Nutrition, Mahidol University, Thailand @MahidolU

Preeti Ahuja, Manager Latin America, Global Practice Agriculture and Food, World Bank

b) A second progress report on follow-up to the Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) will be made.

Anna Lartey, Director, Food Systems and Nutrition Division, FAO


Francesco Branca, Director, Department of Nutrition for Health and Development (NHD), WHO @Branca59

VI URBANIZATION, RURAL TRANSFORMATION AND IMPLICATIONS FOR FOOD SECURITY AND NUTRITION

Hans Hoogeveen (Netherlands), Facilitator, CFS Urbanization and rural transformation workstream

VII MULTISTAKEHOLDER PARTNERSHIPS TO FINANCE AND IMPROVE FOOD SECURITY AND NUTRITION IN THE FRAMEWORK OF THE 2030 AGENDA

Keynote: Willem Olthof, Deputy Head, Rural Development, Food Security and Nutrition Unit, DG DEVCO, European Commission

Moderator: Ute Klamert, Assistant Executive Director, Partnerships and Governance Department, WFP

Panel Discussion:


Anshu Mohan, Senior Technical Advisor, Partnership for Maternal, Newborn and Child Health, WHO @mohan_anshu

Jonas Mugabe, Platform for African-European Partnership in Agricultural Research for Development (PAEPARD), Manager, Forum for Agriculture Research in Africa (FARA), Accra @jonas_mugabe

Badrul Arefin, Director General, Food Planning and Monitoring Unit (FPMU), Ministry of Food, Bangladesh

Kevin Marinacci, Chief Executive Officer, Fabretto Foundation, Nicaragua @Fabretto


Patti Rundall, policy director of International Baby Food Action Network, (IBFAN)@pattirundall

VIII AGROECOLOGICAL AND OTHER INNOVATIVE APPROACHES

Patrick Caron, Chair of the HLPE Steering Committee

Fergus Sinclair, HLPE Project Team Leader
 
The presentation:

Discussant: Musonda Mumba, Chief of the Terrestrial Ecosystems, UNEP @MumbaMusondam

Moderator: Kwesi Atta-Krah, Director, Advocacy and Country Alignment at the International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA) , Nigeria @KwesiAttaKrah

IX MARKING THE KICK OFF OF THE UN DECADE ON FAMILY FARMING 2019-2028

Moderated by Marcela Villareal, Director of Partnerships Division, FAO

The panel:

Keynote: Amarilli Villegas Cordero, Minister Counsellor, Costa Rica

Sam Herodian, Ministry of Agriculture, Indonesia

Martin Uriarte, President, World Rural Forum

XI MONITORING CFS POLICY RECOMMENDATIONS ON SMALLHOLDERS

Additional background documentCompilation of Contributions

Keynote: Jan Douwe Van Der Ploeg, Professor Emeritus of Rural Sociology, Wagenigen University, Netherlands

Moderator: Hlamalani Ngwenya, Lecturer at the University of Free State, South Africa

The panel:

Gilberto Silva, Minister of Agriculture, Cape Verde, & President of the Council of Food and Nutrition Security of the Community of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CONSAN-CPLP)

Andrea Soraya Martinez Galarza, Secretariat of Family Agriculture, Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock, Ecuador

Mamadou Goita, Executive Director, Institute for Research and the Promotion of Alternatives in Development (IRPAD/Afrique), Mali

Editrudith Lukanga, Co-President, World Forum of Fish Harvesters and Fish Workers (WFF) @EditrudithLuka1

YOUTH SPECIAL EVENT

Amanda Mamayi – East Africa coordinator, Climate Smart Agriculture Youth Network (CSAYN) – Kenya @GcuCsayn

Luciano Loman – Executive Director – Metos, Brazil

Nasmin Choudhury @NasminC – Action Aid, India @ActionAidIndia

Margarita Gomes – La Via Campesina, Argentina @via_campesina

Silvia Dywili – World March of Women, Mozambique @wmw_mmm_mmf