The Right to Food

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News - 07.04.2020

The COVID-19  is causing many changes in the daily lives of people around the world, but there are things that can be done to maintain a healthy lifestyle in these times.

News - 07.04.2020

In countries whose medical systems are under-resourced, the health crisis could be compounded by a hunger crisis and lost livelihoods unless we act now to help.

News - 01.04.2020

The Parliamentary Front Against Hunger called on countries to consider as emergency measure the protection of the right to food of everyone, particularly the most vulnerable.

News - 30.03.2020

FAO offers online training on the SDG indicators 2.1.1. and 2.1.2, which focus on hunger and food insecurity. Data should be disaggregated, consistently with international human rights standards.

News - 19.03.2020

In small-scale production, although women make up for almost 50 percent of the workforce, they are often invisible, and do not take part in decisions that shape their work situation and livelihoods.

News - 16.03.2020

Parliamentarians of Eastern Africa nations held their Third Annual General Assembly.

On the ground - 16.03.2020

Turning right to food bylaws into a reality is an ongoing process.

News - 13.03.2020

The Plan builds upon local food systems, said the President of the Republic, Miguel Díaz-Canel.

News - 06.03.2020

Taking into account gender issues in national policy and legislative processes is an opportunity to end hunger and poverty for both men and women.

News - 05.03.2020

At the 43rd session of the Human Rights Council, FAO expressed FAO’s deepest appreciation to Hilal Elver, outgoing Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food.

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