The international symposium will explore how the application of science and technology, particularly agricultural biotechnologies, can benefit smallholders in developing sustainable food systems and improving nutrition in the context of climate change.
The Business for 2030 Portal Launch took place September 24th at the Harvard Club on the margins of the UN General Assembly. With over 130 representatives from business, UN Member States, UN agencies, other multilateral organizations and civil society, the Business for 2030 portal was shared. If you missed some or all of the event, please refer to this news article which summarizes the contributions from the diverse stakeholders at the event. You can also see the photos from the event here.
The Private Sector Mechanism (PSM) of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) organized a roundtable discussion and high-level luncheon on women’s empowerment on Friday, October 9, 2015. Entitled “Solutions at the nexus of agriculture, nutrition, and enterprise,” the event took place at the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in Rome, Italy, just before the annual meeting of the CFS.
Graziano da Silva hosts members of the Private Sector Mechanism attending UN Committee on World Food Security and partners.