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February
18
2021
Press Release

UN to involve millions of rural people in 2021 Food Systems Summit as part of ambitious public engagement process

Indigenous communities, family farmers, rural women and youth among those invited to take a seat at the table during Independent Dialogues to help transform global food systems.

February
1
2021
Press Release

Youth movement leads the charge worldwide for food systems transformation ahead of UN summit

Young activists and campaigners have mobilized alongside experts in women’s empowerment, human rights, finance, and innovation across multiple continents to engage with the 2021 UN Food Systems Summit, which will peak in September.

January
21
2021
Media Advisory

UN Food Systems Summit Community launch

The UN Food Systems Summit launches an online community platform to encourage public, global conversations as part of a year-long global dialogue leading up to the milestone event to transform food systems worldwide.

January
12
2021
Open Letter

Hungry for change: an open letter to national governments

Agnes Kalibata, Special Envoy for the 2021 Food Systems Summit

November
25
2020
Press Release

UN Food Systems Summit opens global conversations to crowdsource sustainable solutions

UN Special Envoy invites all sectors of society to share their perspectives and solutions for food systems that are fit for the future.

October
9
2020
Media Advisory

UN Food Systems Summit opens global conversations to crowdsource sustainable solutions

A 24-hour global relay conversation on World Food Day will launch the UN Food Systems Summit engagement process for the coming year.

September
30
2020
Press Release

Leading advocates for transforming global food systems named ahead of milestone UN Summit

Youth, women and indigenous peoples’ leaders are among those to join a network of Food Systems Champions, who will drive forward progress towards the UN Food Systems Summit.

September
16
2020
Press Release

Leading experts chosen to drive five priority areas for UN Food Systems Summit

The United Nations Special Envoy, Agnes Kalibata, announced experts across the fields of food, agriculture, health and climate change who have committed to advance solutions to make food systems more resilient and inclusive through the UN Food Systems Summit in 2021.

July
27
2020
Press Release

Five priority areas for action revealed as part of UN Food Systems Summit engagement process

The “action tracks” led by global experts were announced in a briefing for Member States by the UN Deputy Secretary-General to launch the Summit’s inclusive engagement process.

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