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News | 14-10-2014
Global Governance Income and Social Security Nutrition Monitoring and Accountability

CSOs urge policies coherent with the realization of the right to adequate food and nutrition

A statement by the CSO Delegation to the Open-Ended Working Group of the International Conference On Nutrition 2 (ICN2) expresses disappointment of negotiations on nutrition    Read more

News | 08-10-2014
GNRtFN Monitoring and Accountability

New Report Calls for More Democratic Food Systems

Launch of the Right to Food and Nutrition Watch 2014 - Ten Years of the Right to Food Guidelines: Gains, Concerns and Struggles Rome, Utrecht, Heidelberg, Geneva, Berlin, 8 October 2014 - Food security and human rights remain...    Read more

News | 07-10-2014
Monitoring and Accountability GNRtFN

10 Years of the Right to Food Guidelines - Progress, Obstacles and the Way Ahead

Civil Society Synthesis Paper for the 41st Session of the UN Committee on World Food Security    Read more

News | 02-10-2014
GNRtFN

Coming up: Right to Food and Nutrition Watch 2014

To be released on October 8, 2014    Read more

News | 01-10-2014
Uganda Zambia Mubende Extraterritorial Obligations

Regional workshop explores role of foreign actors in access to natural resources in Africa

Civil society organizations and academics gathered on August 18-19 in a regional workshop in Kampala (Uganda) to discuss States’ extraterritorial obligations in relation to access to natural resources in East Africa and Africa.    Read more

Press Release | 24-09-2014
Nutrition Global Governance

Tackling the root causes of malnutrition, the needed step to secure the right to adequate food for all

Geneva, 24 September 2014 - Member States gathered in Geneva on 22 and 23 September for an Open-Ended Working Group organised by WHO and FAO with the aim of finding an agreement on the Political Declaration for the Second...    Read more

News | 23-09-2014
Nutrition

CSO Statement to the ICN 2 Open Ended Working Group

Document prepared as a joint effort by the public interest civil society organizations actively engaging in the preparatory process for the International Conference on Nutrition 2    Read more

News | 18-09-2014
Extraterritorial Obligations

Conference in Bangkok explores significance of ETOs in Asia

For the first time in Asia, civil society organizations and social movements meet in Bangkok to discuss the crucial aspect of ETOs in South, South East, and East Asia.    Read more

Press Release | 16-09-2014
Guarani Brazil Belgium Switzerland

Speakers Tour on the Guarani-Kaiowá kicks off in Europe

16 September 2014 marks the beginning of a two-week tour in Europe on the indigenous Guarani-Kaiowá communities of Brazil.     Read more

News | 15-09-2014
Gender Nutrition Income and Social Security

Women agricultural workers crave fair working conditions

A latest publication by FIAN International discusses the discriminatory working conditions women agricultural workers endure, as well as how women and girls play an essential role towards the food and nutrition security of their...    Read more