Welcome to the electronic consultations of the High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition.
Through this site, the HLPE seeks open feedback and contributions at different stages of elaboration of its reports. This entails two consultations per report: one at the scoping stage, and one based on the release of a preliminary, unapproved, draft version of the report (V0 draft). This is done to contribute to the transparency of the elaboration of the HLPE reports and its openness to all forms of knowledge from many actors (knowledge of local implementation, knowledge based on global research and knowledge of “best practice”) that draw on both local and global sources.
In October 2013, the Committee on World Food Security requested the High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition (HLPE) to prepare a report on Water and Food Security. Final findings of the study will feed into CFS 42nd session in October 2015. As part of the process of elaboration of its reports, the HLPE now seeks inputs, suggestions, comments on the present V0 draft. This e-consultation will be used by the HLPE to further elaborate the report, which will then be submitted to external expert review, before finalization and approval by the HLPE Steering Committee... read more