UN Agencies appeal for swift, coordinated action 4 September 2012, Rome - Following is a joint statement on international food prices from the three Rome-based UN Agencies, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the International Fund for Agricultural  Development (IFAD) and the World Food Programme (WFP):                                  

The Working Group consultation on the Global Strategic Framework. Sections 1-5 were adopted. Section 6 on policy gaps was pushed to a morning meeting on the 19th of July at the...

This relates to the consultations on the GSF that took place yesterday  (June 27) at FAO in Rome. If you have not been following the CFS or the GSF, this...

Jennifer Clapp and C. Stuart Clark, two top Canadian thinkers on food policy issues have co-written a very good blog post for Triple Crisis about the new Food Assistance Convention.  The article...