United Nations Food Systems Summit

Children in South Africa eat porridge distributed by the non-profit organisation and charity group "Hunger has no Religion" CREDIT: MARCO LONGARI/AFP

Amid the recovery, we have a once-in-a-generation chance to develop a blueprint that ends all food crises.


NB: This news post on UN Food Systems Summit first appeared on Today News Africa and was published by Kristi Pelzel (White House Correspondent)


CGIAR (formerly Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research) is a global partnership that unites international organizations engaged in research about food security in the world. It aims to reduce poverty, increase food security and improve human health among many other things.



By Kanayo F. Nwanze, CGIAR Special Representative to the UN Food Systems Summit 2021

The year 2020 has not been easy for today’s young people. Your education has been disrupted; you have been separated from your friends and family. You may have lost your job, or lost hope of finding work in uncertain economic times. But I am here to tell you: big changes are coming, and you need to be part of them.