News

11/04/2023
This interview with Stefanos Fotiou, Director of the UN Food Systems Coordination Hub, is part of a series conducted in the lead-up to the 4th Global Conference of the One Planet Network Sustainable Food Systems Programme to be held from 24-27 April in Hanoi, Vietnam.
05/04/2023
The UN Food Systems Coordination Hub is pleased to invite applications for side events during the UN Food Systems Summit +2 Stocktaking Moment (24-26 July 2023).
29/03/2023

Italian Prime Minister H.E. Giorgia Meloni announced Italy's hosting of the UN Food Systems Summit +2 Stocktaking Moment in Rome from July 24-26 during her video speech at The Summit for Democracy 2023.

21/03/2023

The Hub has developed templates to be used by countries in their preparations for the UN Food Systems Summit +2 Stocktaking Moment.  These templates can be used to present the overall journey and progress of countries towards implementing food systems transformation and to present their stories and examples of good practices.

 

20/03/2023
The first of five Regional Preparatory Meetings for the UN Food Systems Summit +2 Stocktaking Moment kicks off in Niamey, Niger to consolidate regional learning and identify promising solutions for transforming food systems.
09/03/2023

The Food Systems Solutions Dialogue schedule for March - July 2023 has been released.

08/03/2023

GAIN’s Executive Director and IFAD’s Director for Food Systems Coordination discuss how to bring systemic change to food systems: a concept to attract private investments in developing countries. 

03/03/2023

The Executive Office of the Secretary-General has distributed an Information Note with updates on the UN Food Systems Summit +2 Stocktaking Moment.

20/02/2023
UN Food Systems Coordination Hub meets with Food Systems Coalitions of Action to plan for UN Food Systems Summit +2 Stocktaking Moment that will take place 24-26 July in Rome.
08/02/2023
The IPBES is calling all countries to provide a critical review of the food chapter of its Nexus Assessment on the interlinkages among biodiversity, water, food and health.
03/02/2023
On behalf of the Secretary-General of the United Nations, the Deputy Secretary-General, Amina Mohammed, and the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Italy, Antonio Tajani, announced that the UN Food Systems Summit +2 Stocktaking Moment will take place in Rome, Italy from 24 – 26 July 2023, at the premises of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).
23/01/2023
Op-ed written by Hub members: Nicole de Paula, Senior Sustainable Development Goals Expert, and Stefanos Fotiou, Director of the UN Food Systems Coordination Hub and FAO Office of Sustainable Development Goals.
12/01/2023
FAO Director-General addresses Food Systems National Conveners in targeting follow-up actions to the UN Food Systems Summit.
12/01/2023

The UN Food Systems Coordination Hub met with IFAD and the World Bank to co-develop a tool that will provide governments, donors and stakeholders with much needed evidence for smart investment decisions towards food systems transformation.

06/01/2023
This Open Access book consolidates evidence and recommendations from the Scientific Group of the UN Food Systems Summit 2021 and its research partners.
Season's Greetings card from the Hub
23/12/2022
As 2022 comes to a close, the UN Food Systems Coordination Hub wishes everybody season’s greetings and a happy, healthy New Year!
Hub & CARE representatives
25/11/2022
The UN Food Systems Coordination Hub met with CARE leadership to discuss partnership opportunities to support national pathways implementation.
EU Institutions are briefed on the Hub
24/11/2022
The Director of the UN Food Systems Coordination Hub briefs the European Union Institutions in Brussels, Belgium on the work of the Hub.
Joint 134th Session of the Programme Committee and 194th Session of the Finance Committee
09/11/2022

The FAO Director-General shares updates on the UN Food Systems Coordination Hub at the Joint 134th Session of the Programme Committee and 194th Session of the Finance Committee at FAO headquarters.

Scientific Advisory Committee
08/11/2022
A new Scientific Advisory Committee (SAC) was recently established to support the UN Food Systems Coordination Hub.