Bureau and Advisory Group

The Bureau is elected on a two year basis.  

Bureau 2015-2017

Chair: H.E. Amira Gornass, Ambassador, Permanent Representative of the Sudan to FAO


  • Afghanistan
  • Argentina
  • Bangladesh
  • China
  • Côte d’Ivoire
  • Ecuador
  • Egypt
  • Iceland
  • Italy
  • Morocco
  • New Zealand
  • United States

Advisory Group


UN Bodies:


CFS Civil Society Mechanism (CSM)  represented by:

  • Réseau des Organisations Paysannes et de Producteurs de l’Afrique de l’Ouest (ROPPA)
  • International Indian Treaty Council (IITC)
  • World Forum of Fisher Peoples (WFFP)
  • Australian Food Sovereignty Alliance
  • International Union of Food Workers (IUF)
  • La Via Campesina International
  • Coordinadora Latinoamericana de Organizaciones Campesinas (CLOC)
  • ActionAid International

International Agricultural Research Bodies:


International Financial and Trade Institutions:


Private Sector/Philanthropic Foundations: