Symposium on Information Systems for Food Security
Symposium on Information Systems for Food Security (ISFS), Brussels, 1-2 September 2010.
The EU Commission in collaboration with FAO is organizing a Symposium on Information Systems for Food Security (ISFS) on 1-2 September 2010 in Brussels. The Symposium will have for objectives (i) to draw lessons from recent ISFS experiences at national and regional levels; (ii) to examine the current needs and opportunities for capacity and institution building for decision-making at national and regional levels; (iii) to debate the merits and practical steps of a global initiative on ISFS assistance coordination.
This Symposium will contribute to a reflex ion on national food security information systems which are essential for national decision makers to anticipate, prevent and respond earlier to impending food security threats.
Published on Sep 18, 2011