Committee on World Food Security

Making a difference in food security and nutrition

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CFS 40

7 - 11 October 2013

Monday 7th Morning Opening Session

Monday 7th Afternoon Policy Convergence

State of Food Insecurity (SOFI 2013)


Biofuels and Food Security

The Panel:

  • Prof. M. S. SWAMINATHAN, HLPE Chair -  Founder of MSS Research Foundation
  • Ms Mariam Rahmanian,HLPE Vice Chair - Researcher at CENESTA
    Brave R. Ndisale,Round Table Chairperson - Ambassador of Malawi to the Rome Based Agencies
  • Harry De Gorter, Professor and Researcher on the applied welfare economics and political economy of agricultural trade policy at Cornell University
  • John Wilkinson, HLPE Project Team Leader for the study on "Biofuels and food security" - Associate  Professor  and  Director  of  the  Social  Science Graduate  Center,  “Development,  Agriculture  and  Society”  (CPDA) - Presentation

Rapporteur: Mr Mafizur Rahman (Bangladesh)

Tuesday 8th Morning Policy Convergence

Investing in Smallholder Agriculture for Food Security and Nutrition

The panel:

  • Prof. M. S. Swaminathan, HLPE Chair -  Founder of MSS Research Foundation
  • Ms Mariam Rahmanian, HLPE Vice Chair - Researcher at CENESTA
  • Lindiwe Sibanda, Round Table Chairperson - Chief Executive and head of mission of FARPAN
  • Susana Marquez - Ministry of Agriculture of Argentina - Presentation
  • Pierre-Marie Bosc, HLPE Project Team Leader for the study on "Investing in smallholder agriculture for food security" - Senior Researcher at the Centre de Coopération Internationale en Recherche  Agronomique  pour  le  Développement  (CIRAD) - Presentation

Rapporteur: Ms Florence Buchholzer (European Union)

Tuesday 8th Afternoon - V CFS Workstreams

Item Va Principles for responsible agricultural investments (rai) - Presentation

Item Vb Addressing Food Insecurity in Protracted Crises Situations - Presentation

Wednesday 9th Morning VI Coordination and Linkages with CFS

Theme: Multi-stakeholder Models that Promote Food Security, Nutrition and Sustainable Agriculture: Towards the Post-2015 Development Agenda

Panelist details

The facilitator:

David Nabarro - Special Representative of the UN Secretary General for Food Security and Nutrition

The panels:

Global Initiatives: Post 2015 Development Agenda

  • Ambassador Macharia Kamau -Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Republic of Kenya to the United Nations in New York and Co-Chair of the Open Working Group on the Sustainable Development Goals
  • Ambassador Néstor Osorio- Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Colombia to the United Nations in New York and President of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC)
  • Louise Kantrow - International Chamber of Commerce Permanent Representative to the United Nations- Presentation
  • Flavio Valente - Secretary General of FIAN International (FoodFirst Information and Action Network) – a member of the CFS Civil Society Mechanism

Regional initiatives: The G8 New Alliance for Food Security & Nutrition in the context of CAADP

  • Ambassador Yaya Olaniran - Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Nigeria to the Rome-based UN agencies and CFS Chair
  • Tony Burdon - Head of the Growth and Resilience Dept. in the UK Department for International Development (DFID)
  • Ruth Rawling - Vice President of Corporate Affairs, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Cargill - Presentation
  • Mamadou Cissokho, Honorable President of the network of Peasant organizations and Producers in West Africa (ROPPA)

Country experiences and lessons learned:

  • Brazil – The National Council of Food and Nutrition Security (CONSEA: Maria Emília Pacheco -President, National Council on Food and Nutrition Security (CONSEA), Brazil
  • Thailand - Country Case Study: Kraisid Tontisirin -Professor, Senior Advisor of the Institute of Nutrition, Mahidol University (INMU), Thailand

Wednesday 9th Afternoon V CFS Workstreams Continued

Item Vg The CFS Communication Strategy

Cordelia Salter, CFS Communications Coordinator - Presentation

Item Ve A framework for monitoring CFS decisions

H.E. M. Mubi, Zimbabwe, Monitoring OEWG Chair - Presentation
Mr Paul Munro-Faure, Deputy Director, NRC, FAO - Presentation
Ms. Sofia Monsalve Suárez FIAN International / CSM WG monitoring - Presentation
Mr Carlos Mário Guedes de Guedes, President, National Institute of Colonization and Agrarian Reform (INCRA) (portuguese: Instituto Nacional de Colonização e Reforma Agrária) - Presentation
Ms Katy Lee Stakeholder Relations Director International Agri-Food Network - Presentation


Item Vf Programme of Work and Priorities and emerging Issues

Christine Ton Nu, Chair of the PWP OEWG - Presentation

Friday 11th Morning Special Event with Zeinab Badawi

A multi-stakeholder discussion on natural resource management for food security in the context of the Post-2015 Development Agenda - Empowering small scale food producers and food insecure communities to be agents of change.

Moderated by BBC anchor Zeinab Badawi


Names and photos of panelists

Ambassador Macharia Kamau: Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the Republic of Kenya to the United Nations in New York and Co-Chair of the Working Group on the Sustainable Development Goals

Fatimatou Djibo Moumouni Hima:Adjunct Secretary General of the National Platform of Farmers in Niger and member of the international committee of La Via Campesina - Presentation

Gete Zeleke: Director of the Water and Land Resource Centre in Ethiopia and member of the International Resource Panel of the Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) - Presentation

Naya Sharma Paudel: Environmental Governance Specialist ForestAction Nepal - Presentation

Camilla Toulmin: Director of the International Institute for Environment & Development (IIED) - Presentation

Barrie Bain: Director in the INFORMA group and member of the Council of the International Fertilizer Industry Association - Presentation

Friday 11 October 2013 Afternoon Closing Session