FSN Forum in Europe and Central Asiapart of the Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition
The Forum on Food Security and Nutrition in Europe and Central Asia (FSN Forum in ECA) is a regional multi-stakeholder platform on food security and nutrition where knowledge links with practice and policy decisions through a facilitated policy dialogue.
The regional FSN Forum is fully integrated into the overall activities of FAO’s Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition (FSN Forum) and based in the Agricultural Development Economics Division (ESA) in FAO. The Forum provides a channel in English and Russian to contribute to initiatives and voice ideas and concerns on food security and nutrition in the countries of the region.
The Annual Eurasian Food Security Conference will take place in Dushanbe, Tajikistan on October 03-05, 2017. The Conference is organized by the Eurasian Center for Food Security with support from the World Bank , International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) and International Center for Agricultural Research in the Dry Areas (ICARDA). The topic of the conference is "Catalyzing an Agriculture-Led Transformation for Food Security and Wealth Creation in Eurasia". The Conference is an excellent platform to discuss the current state of food and nutrition security in the region, identify new[...]
FAO has just released the Toolkit and E-learning modules on Nutrition Sensitive Agriculture and Food Systems. This integrated package of guidance materials, developed by drawing upon expertise from across the Organisation and of many partners, aims at enhancing capacities for the formulation, implementation and monitoring of nutrition-sensitive food system policies and programmes, in line with the Rome Declaration on Nutrition, the SDGs and UN Decade of Action for Nutrition. The “Toolkit for Nutrition Sensitive Agriculture and Food Systems” is composed by four tools: Key recommendations for[...]