FAO Investment Centre

Investment Days 2019


FAO Investment Centre celebrated its tenth internal knowledge-sharing event, Investment Days 2019 on the 17th and 18th of December at FAO headquarters in Rome. Over 160 participants including partners from International Financing Institutions (IFIs), the public sector, farmer organizations, the private sector and academia came together to share their knowledge on topics of strategic importance to FAO’s work supporting investments in member countries.

Investing in climate smart food systems was the theme of the 2019 edition. Through this lens participants discussed the latest trends and thinking on

  • Greening the food system
  • Sustainable livestock systems
  • Alternative proteins for human and animal consumption
  • Innovations in climate smart financing

Together, a rich mix of perspectives and entry points - united by the desire to contribute to the sustainable development goals - shared their knowledge on how to leverage more and better investments in food and agriculture.

The IDs organizing team

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 IDs 2019 Programme (click to enlarge)


 Agenda (click to enlarge)

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Investment Days 2019 Flickr