Healthy Food Systems | For People, planet, and prosperity

04 June 2021 | 13.00 – 15.00 CEST **Watch the recording of this session on YouTube** Translated audio files of the dialogue in 6 UN languages Speakers in this Independent Dialogue will explore how a new narrative about food systems can be used to stimulate transformative action and deliver better outcomes for human, animal, and … Continued

THIS IS HOW FOOD SYSTEMS LEADERS PRIORITIZE HUMAN, ANIMAL, AND ECOLOGICAL HEALTH

On Wednesday 14 October 2020, the Global Alliance for the Future of Food, supported by partners, brought together a broad range of stakeholders to discuss the need for action around systemic solutions for global food systems. As a partner event of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) high-level special event on Strengthening Global Governance of Food Security … Continued

NEW GUIDANCE ON GOVERNMENT ACTION FOR HEALTHY FOOD SYSTEMS LAUNCHED

PRESS RELEASE  NEW GUIDANCE ON GOVERNMENT ACTION FOR HEALTHY FOOD SYSTEMS LAUNCHED  Urgent case for reforming industrialized food systems can be made on the grounds of protecting health, and leaders know it National governments called to radically change approach to policy and practice, building resilience and improving food security outcomes post-COVID-19 Case studies from around … Continued

CFS-46 PARTNER EVENT: FOOD SYSTEMS FIT FOR PURPOSE

Food Systems Fit for Purpose: Bold Leadership to Prioritize Human, Animal, and Ecological Health 14 October 2020, 11:00 – 12:30 CET ** Watch the recording of this session here ** In place of its annual meeting, the Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is organizing a high-level virtual special event on the global governance of food security … Continued

Health & Well-Being: A Shared Vision and Narrative

Transformational change will not occur without a shift of narrative and mindsets, an inspirational vision of what is possible, and a recognition that ecological and animal health are integral to human health, well-being, and happiness. The Global Alliance has launched a shared vision and narrative in order to foster more dialogue on the opportunities to accelerate the … Continued

GLOBAL ALLIANCE SHAPES NEW NUTRITION MANIFESTO FROM THE LANCET AND WHO

MEDIA ALERT The Global Alliance for the Future of Food welcomes the launch of The Lancet Series on the Double Burden of Malnutrition today. Created by the World Health Organization and The Lancet, the series brings attention to the global risks of malnutrition in all its forms, examining how it threatens the economic, social, and environmental health of individuals, … Continued

Unravelling the Food-Health Nexus

An urgent case for reforming food and farming systems can be made on the grounds of protecting human health. Alongside many positive impacts, our food systems have increasingly affected health through multiple, interconnected pathways, generating severe human and economic costs. Although it is generally understood that good food is a cornerstone of good health, the … Continued

REPORT ON HEALTH IMPACTS OF FOOD SYSTEMS LAUNCHED AT CFS-44

The fundamental relationship between food and health is widely understood, yet profound changes in the global food systems over the last decades have resulted in significant negative impacts on health and well-being that range from food insecurity to chronic disease, and from environmental degradation to diminished economic opportunity and the erosion of culture. These impacts … Continued