The Right to Food

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News - 10.09.2019

This year World Food Day urges for joining forces in policy-making in favour of healthy eating habits.

News - 09.08.2019

This fundamental human right has been one of FAO’s  major overall goals when helping Member Countries to improve peoples’ lives.

News - 18.07.2019

Yet more than 200 million people do not have regular access to nutritious and sufficient food, while increases in general food prices affect all regions.


News - 24.06.2019

It is an endeavour to stimulate discussion and to enhance a wide commitment on a human rights- based approach.

News - 10.06.2019

Empowering consumers by improving their roles as agents of change contributes towards more sustainable and equitable food systems.

News - 05.06.2019

Three networks at regional and national level made of scholars and researchers are contributing to the strengthening of legal, policy and institutional frameworks to achieve Zero Hunger.

News - 03.06.2019

Policy makers in the region position the right to adequate food at the highest level of the political and legislative agenda across the continent and at country level.

News - 31.05.2019

Ensuring the human right to adequate food is a fundamental responsibility of states and societies everywhere.

News - 27.12.2018

2018 has already come to a close and we all know we have left some things undone. As you plan your New Year’s resolutions, FAO recommends you to include a Right to Food Publication in your reading list.

Events - 02.11.2018

FAO urges parliamentarians from all over the world to place food security and nutrition at the top of the political agenda.

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