Urban Food Agenda

17 September 2020 | Launch of the FAO Framework for the Urban Food Agenda in Brazil


Launch of the Portuguese version of the FAO Framework for the Urban Food Agenda

The virtual event will happen in Two Different Sessions and aims to present and discuss de agenda application in Brazilian cities.

Register HERE to participate

Morning session10-12 AM (CET-3)

Opening remarks:

Rafael Zavala, FAO Brazil Representative
Alain Grimard, Senior Officer at UN-Habitat
Federal Government (TBC)

Urban Food Agenda Presentation:

Cecilia Marocchino, Urban Food Agenda Coordinator, FAO HQ

Testimonial speechs:

Ana Paula Bortoletto, Alliance for Adequate and Healthy Food
Luiz Dâmaso Gusi, Municipal Secretary of Food and Nutritional Security, Curitiba (PR)
Darklane Rodrigues, Sub secretary of  Food and Nutritional Security, Belo Horizonte (MG)
Mónica Rocha, Comida do Amanhã Institute

Afternoon session2.20 – 4.30 (CET-3)

Presentation of FAO Research with Brazilian Cities:

João Intini and Sara Granados, FAO RLC

Testimonial and good practices speechs:

Rodrigo Perpétuo, Executive Secretary of ICLEI Latin America
Roberto Barbosa, Executive Secretary of the Municipal Council for Food and Nutrition Security (COMSEA), Fortaleza (CE)
Célia Aras Rossi, Food and Nutritional Security Coordinator (COSAN), São Paulo (SP)
Gabriel Falcetta, Vice-President and President a.i. of the Municipal Council for Food and Nutrition Security, Salvador (BA)

Interested people must subscribe HERE to receive the broadcast link. Event will be held in Portuguese, with Spanish translation available.