Official documents and information materials

WFS:fyl official documents

Declaration of the World Food Summit: five years later
Report of the World Food Summit: five years later. Part One
List of documents

Technical background documents

Mobilizing the political will and resources to banish world hunger

Documents for related events (documents are posted in the languages received)

Multistakeholder Dialogue

Protecting Small Farmers and the Rural Poor in the Context of Globalization (PDF)
Food, Security, Justice and Peace

NGO Forum for Food Sovereignty

NGO/CSO Forum for Food Sovereignty Website
Read FAO Director-General Jacques Diouf's statement to the NGO Forum

Parliamentarians Day

Inter-Parliamentary Union Website
Resources Mobilization to Ensure the Right to Food
Read FAO Director-General Jacques Diouf's statement on Parliamentarian's Day

Private Sector Forum

Agriculture and Trade: Working towards the Alleviation of Poverty and Hunger
Safe Food and Nutritious Diets for the Consumer
Read FAO Director-General Jacques Diouf's statement at the Private Sector Forum

Side events

FAO Helping the Hungry to Feed Themselves: the Special Programme on Food Security (SPFS)
FAO and TeleFood Special Fund Projects for the Hungry
FAO and Transfer of Low Cost Simple Technologies to the Hungry: South-South Cooperation
FAO Helping the Hungry in case of Crisis: the Emergency Programme
Anti-Hunger Programme
Fighting Hunger - the Ingredients of Success
FAO and the Dissemination of Information to the World: WAICENT
Water and Agriculture
FAO Working with Media and Celebrities to Mobilize Public Opinion against Hunger: TeleFood
Rural Women: Crucial Partners in the Fight against Hunger
School and Hospital Gardens
FAO Helping the Consumer and Protecting the Environment through Food Quality Control and Plant Protection: Codex alimentarius/IPPC
World Bank Rural Development Strategy
Sustainable Mountain Development
FAO Fighting Diseases of Animals and Plants: The EMPRES Programme
Right to Food
Regional Food Security at Work

Preparatory documents

FAO Regional Conference reports on WFS:fyl (Committee on World Food Security documents)
Report of the High-Level Panel on Resources Mobilization for Food Security and for Rural and Agricultural Development (PDF)

General information

Fact sheets
The State of Food Insecurity in the World (SOFI)
Brochure (PDF)

Other documents

1996 World Food Summit Declaration and Plan of Action
IFAD Poverty Report
Assessment of the World Food Security Situation
The World Food Summit Goal and the Millennium Development Goals
The Impact of HIV/AIDS on Food Security
Appropriate Agricultural Technology and Practices: Lessons Learned


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