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Roma (Italy), Hybrid Event, 15/09/2020

FAO's report  “Tracking progress on food and agriculture-related SDG indicators” offers detailed analysis and trends on 22 indicators under its custodianship across 6 SDGs (2, 5, 6, 12, 14 and 15). Available in a digital format, this year’s edition has also bee...

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Virtual Event, 08/09/2020 - 15/10/2020

The overall goal of this virtual training was to provide capacity development for (government officials responsible for monitoring SDG indicator 2.4.1) on methodology, data collection, and analysis relevant to sustainable food and agriculture, as well as how to assess data gaps starting from available national and subnational (farm-level) information and associated reporting process...

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Roma (Italy), Hybrid Event, 13/07/2020

The State of Food Security and Nutrition in the World 2020 (SOFI 2020) report presents the most recent and authoritative estimates of the extent of hunger, food insecurity and malnutrition around the world. This year, the report includes a special focus on transforming food systems for affordable healthy diets. It analyses the cost and affordability of healthy diet...

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Roma (Italy), 11/05/2020

The Office of Chief Statistician organized a Seminar on Statistics to provide Members with the first comprehensive briefing on FAO’s work on the 21 SDG indicators under its custodianship, since the last Seminar of its kind that took place in March 2017.

The Seminar aimed to bring together Permanent Representatives in order to:

  • Receive an update on FAO’s work on SDG indic...

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(Italy), 25/03/2020

This series of technical webinars, organized by Agreenium (l'Institut agronomique, vétérinaire et forestier de France), UN-ESCAP (United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific), and FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations), was an opportunity to share experiences and lessons learnt, discuss challenges, and propose innovative solutions and models....

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Roma (Italy), 16/12/2019

Organized by the Office of the Chief Statistician (OCS) and the Statistics Technical Network, this webinar discussed the results of the Statistical Capacity Assessment for the FAO-SDG indicators, together with OCS’s capacity development strategy. The event aimed to assist FAO-HQ and decentralized offices in designing targeted interventions and mobilizing resources to support countries in col...

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Muscat (Oman), 01/12/2019 - 05/12/2019

The goal of this workshop organized by FAO was to bring together technical experts and statisticians to help with the methodology work for SDG Indicator 2.4.1 "Sustainable agriculture".

This indicator measures progress in achieving more productive and sustainable agriculture. It is made up of relevant sub-indicators that will provide governments with strategic information for evidence ...

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Roma (Italy), 29/11/2019

On Friday, 29 November 2019, the Flexible Multi-Partner Mechanism (FMM) held its second Resource Partner Consultation meeting of the year at FAO Headquarters in Rome. 

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19/11/2019 - 21/11/2019

The workshop built on the work of the Inter-agency and expert group on SDG indicators, which focuses on ensuring that the Global Indicator Framework adequately incorporates data disaggregation.

The goal of this workshop was to strengthen national statistical offices' capacity to meet the most vulnerable's data and indicator needs by facilitating the exchange of good pra...

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Chiba (Japan), 22/10/2019 - 24/10/2019

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) organized a training for Asian countries on SDG Indicator 12.3.1a "Global food losses". 

The Food Loss Index (FLI) focuses on food losses that occur from production up to (and not including) the retail level. It measures the changes in percentage losses for a basket of 10 main commodities by country in comparison wi...