Welcome to the FSN Forum in West Africa

The FSN Forum in West Africa is a network for knowledge sharing on food security and nutrition. The FSN Forum in West Africa supports policy and programmes by providing a channel for West African stakeholders to contribute to existing initiatives and voice their ideas and concerns on food security and nutrition in the region.

The FSN Forum in West Africa was launched in October 2013 with the first online discussion on Social Protection for Food Security in West Africa.

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Contact us at FSN-moderator@fao.org

 

Ongoing activities

Previous Activities

Youth – feeding the future. Addressing the challenges faced by rural youth aged 15 to 17 in preparing for and accessing decent work.

Youth – feeding the future.  Addressing the challenges faced by rural youth aged 15 to 17 in preparing for and accessing decent work.

Rural youth are the future of food security and rural poverty reduction.  However, youth in rural areas of developing countries face enormous challenges in preparing for and accessing decent work, including in agriculture. These challenges are even greater for youth under the age of 18.  This online consultation invites you to help identify the solutions that can address these challenges. Your contributions will inform the policy and programme recommendations issued by the international expert meeting “Youth – feeding the future: Addressing the challenges faced by rural youth aged 15 to 17 in preparing for and accessing decent work” that will be held by FAO later this year. ... read more

25.04.2016 - 16.05.2016