Parliamentary alliances


16 Jan 2023
Rome – A delegation from the Pan-African Parliament (PAP) visited FAO Headquarters on the 13 and 14 December 2022 to discuss FAO support for a series of new model laws under consideration by the African nations.  The meetings in Rome follow the PAP’s...
08 Dec 2022
08 December 2022, Addis Ababa - The Pan-African Parliament (PAP) has adopted the Model Law on Food and Nutrition Security in Africa.  The adoption of this model law comes at an opportune time in the year 2022, the Year of Nutrition and Food Security, as declared by the African Union Assembly. With its conceptual roots in the African Union Agenda 2063 and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, the model law is...
07 Dec 2022
07/12/2022 Legisladoras y legisladores de la Asamblea Legislativa se unen para integrar un nuevo Frente Parlamentario contra el Hambre y la Malnutrición (FPHM), con el objetivo de incidir en los procesos de diálogo, debate y quehacer político que fortalezcan la seguridad alimentaria y al sector agropecuario, pesquero y rural nacional.
27 Oct 2022
  In support of the preparation of the forthcoming Global Parliamentary Summit, FAO headquarters, with the support of the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), has organized a virtual session with Parliamentarians to encourage the discussion on parliamentary action to tackling gender inequality to achieve food security and improved nutrition for all.
25 Oct 2022
Boosting responsible investments in sustainable agriculture and food systems was the focus of a high-level event on 12 October 2022 at the 50th session of the Committee on World Food Security. Convened to take stock of the CFS Principles for Responsible Investment in Agriculture and Food Systems (CFS-RAI), the Global Thematic Event (GTE) featured a presentation of initiatives carried out by governments, the civil society, academia, the private sector and international organizations to increase the quality and quantity of...