By Olivier de Schutter, United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Right to Food.
His lecture proposes a diagnosis on hunger and malnutrition based on a human rights perspective.
By Camilla Toulmin (Director International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)).
By Camilla Toulmin (Director International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED)). She shall present the July 2011 report Land tenure and international investments in agriculture by the The High Level Panel of Experts on Food Security and Nutrition.
SID-ISS Lecture: Rural Poverty: the fate of smallholders
Presentation of and debate on the IFAD Rural Poverty Report 2011.
3 Nov 2017 | Vote for the Agrofood Broker of the Year 2017!
This year the F&BKP will for the first time award the Agrofood Broker of the Year Award to a professional in the field of Food and Nutrition Secu ...
30 Oct 2017 | Trade and food security in West Africa
The West African economy is an informal economy. So trade facilitation is about working with informal trade.” So stated Laurent Bossard, Directo ...
16 Oct 2017 | 'Making Africa work' – What not to do
'Africa Works' was the somewhat provocative title of a book published in 1999. With the subtitle "disorder as a political instrument", the problem cit ...
5 Oct 2017 | Harnessing the demographic dividend through investments in youth
Youth are key stakeholders in the attainment of the goal and aspirations of Agenda 2063. This is premised on the youth bulge currently experienced on ...
4 Oct 2017 | Is Africa Still Rising?
Growth across Sub-Saharan Africa has weakened since 2015, and the poor outlook for commodity prices has cast doubt on the regions economic promise, ...
Available for download: FoodFirst on the Floriade Venlo 2012, the illustrated short report of the foodFIRST conferences in 2012.