World Food Day and FAO’s 75th anniversary online event

Santiago, Chile, 04/11/2020 06/11/2020

FAO RLC will mark this anniversary and WFD celebration with a high-level online event: "How to recover and transform the food systems of Latin America and the Caribbean post COVID-19”. It will be a three-day online event with panels, plenaries, and spaces for dialogue. In addition, the FAO office for Latin America and the Caribbean wants to reward and recognize journalists who have contributed to promoting the reflection of public opinion on the right to food with the World Food Day Journalists Award 2020.

This multiday event will have as strategic partners the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean ECLAC; the Inter American Development Bank, IADB; the International Food Policy Research Institute IFPRI; the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, OECD; and the World Bank, WB, among others.