FAO

The UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)

Events

Committee on World Food Security (CFS) 51

Committee on World Food Security (CFS) 51

October 24, 2023 FAO

This side event shared the concerns and potential of data management policies from a farmer’s perspective in order to promote data-driven decision-making to help farmers monetize their data and drive more climate smart interventions. Greater collaboration is needed among the multiple actors involved in this space: generators of data (farmers), data management entities, third party platforms, and governments. The panelists convened for this event discussed the challenges and opportunities from their perspectives, as well as highlight the recently agreed CFS guidelines on Data. Read more...

International Agri-Food Network (IAFN) May 2023

International Agri-Food Network (IAFN) May 2023

May 3, 2023 FAO

A diverse panel of global farmers spotlighted technologies and innovative approaches, systems and practices they are using to deliver food security and better nutrition while concurrently producing improved livelihoods, better and more healthy agroecosystems, enhanced biodiversity and high value terrestrial solutions to climate change. Focusing on getting to better outcomes, participating farmers showcased how they are harnessing innovation and technology, collecting and analyzing data and using more circular, resource-efficient practices to concurrently achieve global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Read more...

Committee on World Food Security (CFS) 50 October 2022

Committee on World Food Security (CFS) 50 October 2022

October 10, 2022 FAO

Farmers from Chile, Ireland, Costa Rica, the Philippines, and the U.S. shared how they deliver food and nutrition security while enhancing the environment during the Committee on World Food Security (CFS 50) meeting in Rome. The virtual side event held Oct. 10, 2022, was organized by Solutions from the Land, the Global Alliance for Climate-Smart Agriculture, the Global Farmer Network, and ASEAN Climate Resilience Network. Read more...

Food System Summit 2021

Food System Summit 2021

April 6, 2021 FAO

Solutions from the Land convened an Independent Dialogue bringing together a diverse cross section of U.S. farmers, value chain partners, researchers and conservation partners to discuss the role of U.S. agriculture in developing resilient food systems of the future. The dialogue centered around the UN Food Systems Summit’s Action Track 3, whose goal was to boost nature-positive production. Read more...