The Right to Food

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On the ground - 10.12.2019

How a group of pioneering scholars in Spain is contributing to the fight against hunger. 

Events - 25.11.2019

New parliamentary initiatives have come out in the last months, aiming to draft laws and advocate for policies that improve food security and nutrition.

Experts' corner - 15.11.2019

Wenche Barth Eide, pioneer in giving content to the right to adequate food as human right, makes clear concepts such as adequacy, duty bearers and rights holders.

Events - 06.11.2019

FAO urges for a change in mind set to find sustainable solutions that ensure the realization of all human rights for all.

Events - 30.10.2019

The human right to adequate food is essential to achieve the 2030 Agenda, as the world needs to advance towards a more sustainale future.

Experts' corner - 29.10.2019

Hilal Elver, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food, talks about global challengues, learning experiences during her mandate and the Committee on World Food Security.

Experts' corner - 28.10.2019

Gabriel Ferrero, Director General for Sustainable Development Cooperation Policies of the Government of Spain, talks on occasion of the 15th anniversary of the Right to Food Guidelines.

News - 15.10.2019

In the last decade and a half, the Right to Food Guidelines have recommended actions that can help to accelerate progress for the achievement of the 2030 Agenda.

Experts' corner - 15.10.2019

Barbara Emanuel, Manager of Toronto Food Strategy, explains how the Milan Urban Food Policy Pact helps to realize the right to food.

News - 14.10.2019

The State of Food and Agriculture 2019 highlights a publication that advocates for developing sustainable global consumption and production systems to help realize the right to food, while arguing for a human rights-based approach to reduce food waste.

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