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At Emerging Ag, Alice works as Client Services Coordinator. This involves policy tracking and analysis, communication and outreach. She provides logistical and administrative support specifically related to UN Committee on World Security (CFS) and International Agri-Food Network (IAFN) events. This entails preparations for delegations of the Private Sector Mechanism, monitoring of UN activities relevant to the agri-food sector and assistance to PSM stakeholders’ interactions with the UN Rome-based agencies.

Register now for the upcoming CFS plenary session

The UN Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is the main United Nations body in charge of developing policy recommendations and guidance on a wide range of food security and nutrition issues. The Committee reports to the UN General Assembly through the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and to FAO Conference.

The annual session of the CFS takes place every year in October and brings together over 1100 food security and nutrition experts. This year the CFS will be holding its 44th Annual Session from October 9 to 13 at FAO Headquarters in Rome. Due to its multi-stakeholder approach, the CFS is the only intergovernmental forum within the UN system, where the participation of private sector associations and civil society organizations is facilitated by their own autonomously established coordination mechanisms. 

If you register with the Private Sector Mechanism (PSM) delegation, you will have the opportunity to:

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