World Food Security and the Challenges of Climate Change and Bioenergy
The overall purpose of the High-Level Conference is to address food security issues in the face of soaring food prices and the new challenges of climate change and energy security. The objective is to assist countries and the international community in devising sustainable solutions to the food crisis by identifying the policies, strategies and programmes required to safeguard world food security in the immediate, short and longer term. It is also expected to feed into broader inter-agency and intergovernmental processes. The High-Level Conference is open to invited participants only.
|Event dates:||2008-06-03 – 2008-06-05|
|Organizer:||Food and Agriculture Organization FAO|
|Conference venue:||FAO Headquarters in Rome|
|Classification:||Q1 - Agriculture ; Q4 - Energy ; Q5 - Environmental Economics|
|Language:||Arabic ; English ; French ; Japanese ; Spanish|
|Event type:||Konferenzen, Tagungen; Conferences|