The right to adequate food is realized when every man, woman and child, alone or in community with others, has the physical and economic access at all times to adequate food or means for its procurement.

– General Comment 12 (CESCR)

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The right to food and global strategic frameworks: a window of opportunity

We are pleased to announce the publication of The right to food and global strategic frameworks: The Global Strategic Framework for Food Security and Nutrition (GSF) and the UN Comprehensive Framework for Action (CFA). It shows how the right to adequate food can be integrated into strategic frameworks on food security and nutrition as an overarching goal, as a principle that guides all steps of implementation, and as a tool to strengthen the capacities of duty-bearers and right-holders to make the human right to adequate food reality for all. Moreover, two fact sheets are available on the issue.

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地方一级组织的“第二届战胜饥饿大会”于2017年6月1日在马德里市Cibeles文化与公民中心举行,马德里市长Manuela Carmena等知名政治领导参加了会议,她在会议上强调了开展政策评估对切实实现经济和社会权利,包括充足食物权的重要意义。

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