49th Session of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS49)

The 49th Session of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) will be held virtually on 11‒14th October. It will focus on the 2021 State of Food Security and Nutrition report, uptake of the CFS Voluntary Guidelines on Food Systems and Nutrition, CFS Multi-Year Programme of Work and other ongoing CFS workstreams and priorities.


UN Nutrition will be engaged in 3 side events:

Monday 11th October: Transforming Food, Land and Water Systems for Sustainable Healthy Diets, organized by Stanford University, WorldFish, the Environmental Defense Fund, UN Nutrition, CGIAR, and ILRI.
Watch the recording here
Slides / Video Bay2Tray by Real Good Fish



Tuesday 12th October: Healthy Diets at the Nexus of Food Systems, Biodiversity, Climate and Nutrition: Global Summits, Local Transformation and the CFS VGFSYN, organized by UN Nutrition, WFP, FAO, and the World Bank (Agriculture and Food Global Practice).
Watch the recording here




Wednesday 13th October: Human Rights, Nutrition and Law: Keys to Transform Food Systems, organized by Chaire de recherche en droit sur la diversité et la sécurité alimentaires, WHO, UNICEF, IDLO intergovernmental organization, FAO, and UN Nutrition.
Watch the recording here
Agenda / Slides


The full schedule of side events is available here.

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