Call for experts and consultation on the scope of the 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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HLPE-FSN Call for experts on food systems resilience
Call for experts on resilient food systems

Open until 12 June 2024.

HLPE-FSN report on Building resilient food systems
Consultation on the scope of the report on building resilient food systems

The HLPE-FSN is seeking your feedback!

HLPE-FSN at a public event in Istambul
Building resilience in food systems

Highlights from the 32nd HLPE-FSN Steering Committee meeting 

Urban market
The urban future: what lies ahead for food security?

Report launch. Save the date!

Akiko Suwa-Eisenmann
Akiko Suwa-Eisenmann calls for prioritizing food security and nutrition as a global imperative

"In the face of multiple crises, our duty as the UN-mandated science-policy interface on food security and nutrition has never been more urgent."



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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 51 Plenary session until the closure of the CFS Plenary session of October 2025.

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.