Thursday, July 28, 2011
ONLINE CONSULTATION: Committee on World Food Security Global Strategic Framework
This online consultation that will open on the 26th of July and run through the 15th of October 2011, is designed to support the work of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS), by taking advantage of innovative technologies to gather views and inputs from relevant partners.
The CFS has just undergone a reform process to be the foremost inclusive international and intergovernmental platform for a broad range of committed stakeholders to work together in a coordinated manner and in support of country-led processes towards the elimination of hunger and ensuring food security and nutrition for all human beings. For further background on the CFS reform, see the CFS Reform Document.
The objective of this online consultation is to give to all stakeholders, at national, regional and global levels, the opportunity to provide concrete inputs and suggestions to one of the important tasks agreed to by the Committee, which is to develop a Global Strategic Framework for Food Security and Nutrition (GSF) an important framework to enhance the roles of the reformed CFS and to guide food security and nutrition policies and action at all levels. A summary of this online consultation will be presented at the 37th Session of the CFS, which will take place in Rome, the 17th to the 22nd of October 2011.
Deadline: October 15, 2011