An open inquiry on Critical and Emerging Issues in the area of food security is running until 2 December 2016! Download the questionnaire and participate!

[Original dates: 6 August - 6 October 2016]

[First extension to 31st October 2016]


Translations of the 10th HLPE report Sustainable agricultural development for food security and nutritiion: what roles for livestock? are now available in all UN official languages.


The HLPE and the University of Hohenheim join forces for an international Colloquium to discuss SDG 2 and Critical and Emerging issues in the area of Food Security and Nutrition!


The HLPE launched its 10th report in FAO HQ (Red Room) the 1st July 2016 @ 9.30.

Documents of the event are now available, including the video recording of the session!


The HLPE launches its 10th report in FAO HQ (Red Room) the 1 July 2016 @ 9.30. Everyone is invited!


The eConsultation on the Draft V0 of the Report is now open.

EXTENDED UNTIL 18 July 2016!

(Original dates: 31 May - 4 July 2016).


Outcomes of the joint seminar HLPE / Columbia University of May 2016 are now available!


The HLPE Project Team on Nutrition and Food Systems has been appointed.

Read their bios here!


SAVE THE DATE - [5 May 2016] - International Seminar HLPE/Columbia University


The results (Synthesis + Full Proceedings) of the eConsultation on the Issues Note of the Study on Nutrition and Food Systems are now available.


Call for candidatures for the HLPE Study on Nutrition and food systems is now open!


Call for Experts + eConsultation on the Issues Note on the Study

[9 Dec 2015 - 30 Jan 2016 / EXTENED TO 15 Feb 2016]


The 2015-2017 HLPE Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson have been elected!


During her keynote speech, Mary Robinson mentioned the importance of the HLPE as backbone of the work of the CFS.


The HLPE presents its latest report on Water to the CFS42 Plenary!


Read the speech of Pinstrup-Andersen, the HLPE Chairperson at CFS42!


The eConsultation on the Draft V0 of the Report is open.

EXTENEDED UNTIL 16 November 2015!

(original dates [2-31 October 2015])


The composition of the third HLPE Steering Committee is now public!


On Monday 24th August 2015, during the World Water Week in Stockholm, the HLPE Steering Committee member, Mr Amadou Allahoury, will be presenting the latest HLPE Report!


The HLPE Report #9 - Water for food security and nutrition is now available in Arabic