Launch of the HLPE-FSN report
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Towards enhancing effective, inclusive, evidence-informed, decision making

The High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is the United Nations body for assessing the science related to world food security and nutrition.

It provides independent, comprehensive and evidence-based analysis, and elaborates its  studies through a scientific, transparent and inclusive process.


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Watch the video to find out who we are and how the HLPE-FSN experts work to achieve food security and improve nutrition for all.

News and insights
New HLPE-FSN drafting team on urban and peri-urban food systems

The team will present their findings to the CFS in October 2024 to help inform policy and decision-making at national, regional and global level,...

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Launch of the report on “reducing inequalities for food security and nutrition”: 15 June 2023

The launch of the HLPE-FSN report on “Reducing inequalities for food security and nutrition” will take place on Thursday, 15 June 2023 at FAO...

Food system workers in Turkey
For a more equitable distribution of income across food systems

Policy proposals for the financial sector.

HLPE-FSN meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Steering Committee meeting on reducing inequalities for food security and nutrition

HLPE-FSN Steering Committee meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

Food Security and Nutritin in Brazil, Consea national meeting 5+2, 2018
The right to food is a political matter

It is the turn of institutions to pay attention and translate into reality the recommendations they receive for a more equitable and fare future...



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Meet the Steering Committee

15 world-renowned experts, appointed by the Bureau of the UN Committee on World Food Security (CFS) to serve as members of the Steering Committee of the HLPE-FSN, from the closure of CFS 49 Plenary session (14 October 2021) until the closure of the CFS Plenary session of October 2023.

The HLPE-FSN working procedures ensure legitimacy among stakeholders and a high degree of scientific quality: they involve broad stakeholder consultations and the incorporation of different forms of knowledge and expertise, as well as a rigorous scientific peer-review process.