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ARC - FAO Regional Conference for Africa

The functions of the Regional Conference are to hold consultations at a high level, to indicate the special problems of the Region and the priority areas which should be taken into account in preparing the Programme of Work and Budget [...]
FAO Role: Convener
Keyword: Agriculture, Fisheries, Food systems, Forests, Governance, Policy analysis, Rural development

CAC - Codex Alimentarius Commission

The Codex Alimentarius Commission, established by FAO and WHO in 1963, develops harmonised international food standards, guidelines and codes of practice to protect the health of the consumers and ensure fair practices in the food trade. The Commission also promotes [...]
FAO Role: Convener
Keyword: Food safety, Governance, Trade & markets

CEDAW - Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women

FAO is committed to promoting gender equality in its work by systematically examining and addressing the needs, priorities and experiences of both women and men throughout the development of its policies, normative standards, programmes, projects and knowledge-building activities, so that [...]
FAO Role: Strategic Partner
Keyword: Capacity development, Education, Gender, Governance, Policy cycle, Rural development

CFS - Committee on World Food Security

The Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is the foremost inclusive international and intergovernmental platform for all stakeholders to work together to ensure food security and nutrition for all. The Committee reports to the UN General Assembly through the  Economic [...]
FAO Role: Convener
Keyword: Agriculture, Economic empowerment, Food security, Governance, Multi-stakeholder partnerships, Nutrition, Policy cycle, Research, Rural development

CITES - Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora

CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) is an international agreement among governments to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not threaten their survival. The Convention entered [...]
FAO Role: Strategic Partner
Keyword: Biodiversity, Environmental sustainability, Governance, Trade & markets

CLCPRO - Commission for controlling the Desert Locust in the Western Region [of Africa]

CLCPRO (Commission for controlling the Desert Locust in the Western Region) was established in 2002 and succeded CLCPANO (Commission for Controlling the Desert Locust in North-West Africa). CLCPRO aims to promote actions, research and training at national, regional and international [...]
FAO Role: Convener
Keyword: Animal & plant health, Capacity development, Environmental sustainability, Governance, Research