Committee on World Food Security

Making a difference in food security and nutrition

The 50th Session of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) will be held from 10 to 13 October 2022.

CFS 50 will feature a full-day ministerial segment on coordinating policy responses to the global food crisis – The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2022; endorse newly agreed Policy Recommendations on Promoting Youth Engagement and Employment in Agriculture and Food Systems for Food Security and Nutrition; and focus on boosting responsible investment in sustainable agriculture and food systems through a Global Thematic Event on the CFS Principles for Responsible Investment in Agriculture and Food Systems. Additionally, the Plenary will celebrate the International Day of Rural Women; review the work of CFS and its HLPE-FSN toward 2030; and kickstart the workstream on data collection and analysis for food security and nutrition.


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Branded Public Documents

CFS 50 Guide

Provisional Agenda

CFS 50 Provisional Timetable and Provisional Agenda

Side Events

CFS 50 Side Events Schedule (as of 27 September 2022)

More information

COVID-19 Protocol

In-person participants are kindly advised to observe the COVID-19 Protocol at FAO HQ.

CFS 50 Special Event

The CFS 50 Special Event will be held on Thursday 13 October 2022 from 10:00 to 13:00.

For more information, access the concept note.