Agricultural Development Economics

Meetings and events

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Food Security Communications E-learning Course

A free e-learning course on “Communicating for Food Security” has just been released by the EC-FAO Food Security Programme. The course aims at helping food security professionals use communications strategically so that their work will have maximum impact.  


Capacity Development, Food Security Policy and the Comprehensive Africa Agricultural Development Programme (CAADP)

FAO, Rome

An interview with Sheryl Hendriks, Associate Professor of Food Security from the University of Pretoria and Lead Technical Advisor for CAADP.


Measuring the impact of food security related programming - international workshop

FAO, Rome ( 6-7 December 2010 )

FAO, with support from the EC-FAO programme, organized a workshop on methods for evaluating the impact of food security related programmes.


New Food Security E-learning Courses in Spanish

( 29 November 2010 )

Spanish speakers can now join the over 50,000 people who have taken the food security e-learning courses. The courses are available for free online or on CD-rom. Developed by the EC-FAO Food Security for Information Decision Making Programme.


36th Session of the Committee on World Food Security

FAO, Rome ( 11-14 / 16 Oct 2010 )

The Committee for World Food Security (CFS) is the United Nations’ forum for reviewing and following up on policies concerning world food security.


Global Forum discussion