“Bringing home the results from Rome”. Strengthening the use and application of CFS policy outcomes

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The Permanent Representation of the Federal Republic of Germany to FAO and other International Organizations in Rome and The Civil Society Mechanism (CSM) for relations with the UN Committee on World Food Security (CFS)

Kindly invite you to the following event

“Bringing home the results from Rome”

Strengthening the use and application

of CFS Policy Outcomes

Sheikh Zayed Centre, FAO HQs

9.30 – 12.30

6 April 2017

The event will be held in English and Spanish

The event is open to all members, participants and observers to the CFS

and Staff of the Rome‐based Agencies

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The objectives of the event are to:

  • discuss key aspects and specific proposals for improving the use and application of CFS policy outcomes;
  • play a catalytic role in a participatory and inclusive discussion toward a better use and application of CFS policy outcomes;
  • encourage the promotion of national monitoring events as part of the efforts for a better use and application of CFS policy outcomes.

Agenda

 

9:30 – 9:45 Opening

• Ambassador Amira Gornass, CFS Chair and Permanent Representa7ve of Sudan

• Ambassador Hinrich Thölken, Permanent Representative of Germany

• Javier Sánchez, CSM Coordination Committee 

9:45-11:30 Panel 1: Key aspects and proposals toward a better use and application of CFS outcomes

• Interactive Panel with:

o Ambassador Juan Rafael Mesa Zuleta, Permanent Representative of Colombia

o Alberta Guerra, CSM Coordination Committee

o Anna Rappazzo, FAO

o Harold Liversage, IFAD

o Chris Toe, WFP

o Nathanael Pingault, HLPE

o Barrie Bain, PSM

Fishbowl discussion with Participants

Moderation: Fernanda Tansini, Permanent Representation of Brazil, Chair of the CFS OEWG on GSF

11:30 – 12:15 Panel 2: Experiences and proposals regarding the promotion of national monitoring events

• Presentation of experiences:

o Ambassador Serge Tomasi, Permanent Representative of France

o Susanne Näumann, Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture of Germany

• Comments from:

o Ambassador Tembi Tambo, Permanent Representative of South Africa

o Mariam Aljaajaa, CSM Coordination Committee

Interactive Discussion with the floor

Moderation: Mafizur Rahman, Permanent Representation of Bangladesh, Chair of the CFS OEWG on MYPOW

12:15-12:30 Conclusions and next steps:

• Friedrich Wacker, Head of Directorate International Cooperation and World Food Affairs, Federal Ministry of Food Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture of Germany

• Naseegh Jaffer, CSM Coordination Committee