The Right to Food

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News - 23.10.2020

In view of the collaboration initiated last June, the IPPC Secretariat and the FAO Right to Food Team intervened with a joint statement at the Meeting of the High Level meeting of the Committee on World Food Security.

News - 23.10.2020

A call for real change for food systems transformation and for embracing human rights, to be integral to the UN Food Systems Summit 2021, and beyond.

News - 21.10.2020

Italy hailed  FAO's "big role in enshrining the right to food in the laws of more than 30 countries".

News - 19.10.2020

Funding will go towards supporting food security and nutrition, as well as the promotion of the right to adequate food to achieve compliance with SDG 2 (Zero Hunger), and strengthening the response to COVID-19 in the medium- and long-term.

News - 16.10.2020

Member of the European Parliamentary Alliance against Hunger and Malnutrition, said, “The human right to food can only be achieved when poverty and inequality are drastically reduced.


News - 16.10.2020

World leaders appeal to pursue human rights in view of building a better world.

News - 16.10.2020

World Food Day 2020 calls for global solidarity with the most vulnerable, marking a steppingstone in the path to promote plant health and eradicate hunger.

News - 14.10.2020

In recent years, parliamentarians in Europe and other regions of the world have formed alliances to step up efforts to combat hunger and malnutrition globally, while making food systems more sustainable, inclusive and resilient.

News - 13.10.2020

This database provides easy access to Committee on World Food Security´s products, such as the Right to Food Guidelines and the Principles for Responsible Investment in Agriculture and Food Systems (CFS-RAI).

News - 12.10.2020

New research by FAO, ZEF, IFPRI, IISD and Cornell University models the costs for achieving 2030 food security goals.


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