CSM Contributions to the CFS AG/Bureau Meeting 2020

13 October 2017, Rome, Italy - Side Event - 52 - Visions for the CFS 2022. How do we envision the CFS in 5 years? What are the ways to get there? Organizers: CFS Civil Society Mechanism (CSM) Coordination Committee. Committee on World Food Security, 44th Session (CFS 44), 09-13 October 2017, FAO headquarters (Lebanon room).

CSM Contributions to the CFS Joint Meetings of the Advisory Group and Bureau 2019-2020

 

90014357_2630402707228084_6955975676499329024_o31 March 2020. Extraordinary virtual meeting of the CFS Advisory Group and Bureau 

The CFS Chair convened an extraordinary CFS Bureau and Advisory Group Meeting with the UN Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for UN Food Systems Summit, Agnes Kalibata. The exchanged aimed at better understanding CFS involvement in the Summit and to allow the Special Envoy to know better CFS composition, work and processes. Part of the meeting was also used to gather ideas among Advisory Group and Bureau members on how to revise CFS workplan for 2020 in light of the current crisis.

Read CSM preliminary messages shared during our presentation.

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48919368896_1c4a75bba7_c24 March 2020. CFS Chair on COVID-19 

As a result of the extraordinary meeting convened last March 19th, a statement from Mr. Thanawat Tiensin, CFS Chair, was released on March 24th on COVID-19 Pandemic and its potential impacts on food security and nutrition. Read the Statement here

 

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outdoor-180752219 March 2020. CFS Advisory Group and Bureau Extraordinary Virtual Meeting 

The extraordinary meeting was convened by the CFS Chair to propose to exchange views on the Coronavirus pandemic and its impacts on food security and nutrition.  The conversation helped the Chair to prepare a statement on the topic with the aim of mitigating further negative impacts on global food security and nutrition.

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16 October 2018, Rome, Italy - Committee on World Food Security CFS 45 - Side Event 64 - Food System & Nutrition Guidelines: How can the CFS make a difference? (Lebanon Room)

13 March 2020. CFS Advisory Group and Bureau Meeting

The meeting has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 restrictions. Advisory Group members were invited to submit written inputs via email by March 13. 

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instagram-2556428_192028 January 2020. CFS Advisory Group and Bureau Meeting

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0b0785eb4d8fc130f96108e15bb189dc--tropical-plants-tropical-gardens26 November 2019 – CFS Advisory Group and Bureau Meeting

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5555589573_0b5e09846a_k28 October 2019 – CFS Bureau Meeting

This is the first meeting of the new CFS Bureau led by the new CFS Chair Mr. Thanawat Tiensin (Thailand). The new CFS Bureau is composed by: African Region: Mali and Ecuatorial Guinee (Alternates: Cabo Verde and Senegal); Asian Region: India and Indonesia (Alternates: Bangladesh and Republic of Korea); European Region: France and Russian Federation (Alternates: Spain and Switzerland); GRULAG: Brazil and Dominican Republic (Alternates: Argentina and Costa Rica); Near East Region: Afghanistan and Mauritania (Alternates: Iran and Oman); North America: United States (Alternate: Canada); South West Pacific: New Zealand (Alternate: Australia)

The Bureau was tasked to appoint the new CFS Advisory Group, in light also of the CFS Plenary decision that recognises the RBAs as ex-officio members. 

Please find here CFS Bureau Outcomes. The Bureau has elected Mr. Don Syme, the Permanent Representative of New Zealand, as CFS Vice-Chair for the biennium 2019-2021.

Background documents:

CSM Contributions to the CFS Joint Meetings of the Advisory Group and Bureau 2018-2019

20 September 2019 – CFS Bureau Meeting

The CFS Chair decided to not convene the joint Advisory Group and Bureau meeting foreseen for 18 of September 2019. The Bureau meeting was nevertheless kept on 20 September. Please find below the background documents informing the meeting and the related Bureau decisions:

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22 July 2019 – CFS Advisory Group and Bureau Meeting

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Background document only for the Bureau meeting of 25 July on the AG Renewal:

3 June 2019 – CFS Advisory Group and Bureau Meeting

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14 May 2019 – CFS Advisory Group and Bureau Meeting

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4 March 2019 – CFS Advisory Group and Bureau Meeting

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Background document for Bureau decision on the Advisory Group composition

28 January 2019 – CFS Advisory Group and Bureau Meeting

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23 November 2018 – CFS Advisory Group and Bureau Meeting

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Bureau meeting of 8 November 2018 for the re-appointment of the Advisory Group

CSM Contributions to the CFS Joint Meetings of the Advisory Group and Bureau 2017-2018

24 September 2018

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23 July 2018

3 May 2018

31 January 2018

December 2017

22 November 2017 

  • Agenda
  • CSM Contributions to the Joint meeting of the CFS Bureau and Advisory Group with the new HLPE Steering Committee

21 November 2017

First Bureau meeting of the new Bureau appointed for the period October 2017 – October 2019 (30 October 2017)

CSM Contributions to the CFS Joint Meetings of the Advisory Group and Bureau 2017

18 September 2017

20 July 2017

7 June 2017

3 May 2017

12 April 2017

Extraordinary meeting called by the CFS Chair “CFS response to worsening food security situation in the world”

6 February 2017

CSM Contributions to the CFS Joint Meetings of the Advisory Group and Bureau 2016 (20 November 2016)

12 September 2016

8 July 2016

31 March 2016

02 February 2016