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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01.08.2017

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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03.07.2017

食物权成为马德里市举办的“第二届战胜饥饿大会”的核心议题

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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21.06.2017

开展沟通宣传,促进多哥充足食物权工作进步

2017年5月17日和18日,来自公共和私营机构的约50名新闻记者齐聚洛美,参加“多哥食物权问题新闻记者网络成立大会”。这次大会结束后,“全国充足食物权新闻记者网络”宣告成立。该网络将通过采取多种多样的沟通宣传手段,推动食物权问题的推广和进步,这将有助于提高公民对自身权利的认识,宣传介绍该国的粮食和营养发展现状,同时发布国家有关方面的各种行动和计划。

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