Committee on World Food Security

Making a difference in food security and nutrition

The 49th Session of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) was held virtually from 11 to 14 October 2021.

Organized shortly after the United Nations Food Systems Summit, CFS 49 focused on the 2021 State of Food Security and Nutrition report, uptake of the CFS Voluntary Guidelines on Food Systems and Nutrition, CFS Mutli-Year Programme of Work and other ongoing CFS workstreams and priorities.

Access the Final Report endorsed at CFS 49 here. An overview of CFS 49, presented at the CFS Bureau and Advisory Group meetin on 24 November 2021 is available here.


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Provisional Agenda

CFS 49 Draft Timetable and Provisional Agenda

Branded Guide to CFS 49 (EN)

Side Events

See the schedule of side events here.

More information, incl registration


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Tue: Morning | Afternoon

Wed: Morning | Afternoon

Thu: Morning | Afternoon

CFS 49 ENB Coverage

CFS 49 is covered by IISD Reporting Services.

More information is available here.

CFS 49 Highlights

These highlights are provided by IISD Earth Negotiations Bulletin.

Day 1 | Day 2 |
Day 3 | Day 4

CFS 49 summary report