Committee on World Food Security

Making a difference in food security and nutrition

Global Landscapes Forum COP 26 Event: Growing the Momentum for Agroecological Transformation to Resilient Food Systems

Virtual / Glasgow - United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, 06/11/2021 - 06/11/2021

Date: 6 November 2021

Time: 18:00-19:00 CET

Description: The plenary linked the 13 agroecological principles from the CFS HLPE (2019) report, the CFS policy recommendations on agroecological and other innovative approaches and the coalition on transforming food systems through agroecology emerging from the UN Food Systems Summit with the imperative to reduce the contribution that agriculture makes to global warming while adapting to effects of climate change. The focus was on prioritizing actions to effect agroecological transitions and ensuring inclusivity and equity of agency amongst all actors in food systems.

CFS Chairperson Gabriel Ferrero spoke at the plenary. Read his remarks here.

More information is available here.