MUSE-Montpellier Université d'excellence invites you :

On the way to the United Nations Food Systems Summit (UNFSS) and beyond

Bonding science and policy to accelerate food systems transformation

Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 10.00 – 16.30 CET               Online Event

 


Central European Time
Thursday, February 4
10.00 - 10.30
Opening
Session facilited by par Ruben Echeverria Biography
  • Julien DENORMANDIE, Minister for Agriculture and Food of France
Biography
  • QU Dongyu, Director General, FAO
Biography
  • Gilbert HOUNGBO, President, IFAD
Biography
  • Agnes KALIBATA, Special Envoy of the United Nations Secretary General for the 2021 UN Food Systems Summit
Biography

10.30 - 11.30
Session 1 :
Insights from science

Session facilitated by Amanda Harding, Convene Biography

 

  • Joachim von Braun, Chair of the Scientific Group for the 2021 UN Food Systems Summit

    Key messages from the UNFSS Scientific Group
Biography
  • Louise Fresco, President, Wageningen University & Research

    International scientific cooperation and alliances
Biography
  • Martin van Ittersum, Professor, Wageningen University & Research and

    Patrick Caron, Vice-President, University of Montpellier


    Key messages from the international conference on global food security (December 2020)


Biography

Biography

 

 

Panel 1 : Perspectives on key issues
  • Jean-François Soussana,Vice-President, INRAE
Biography
  • Jessica Fanzo, Professor, Johns Hopkins University
Biography
  • Étienne Hainzelin, CEO Advisor, Cirad
Biography

 

Panel 2. Building on current alliances
  • Bernadette Dora Gombossy de Melo Franco, Director, Food Research Centre, University of São Paulo
Biography
  • Tawana Kupe, Rector, University of Pretoria
Biography
  • Mei Xurong, Vice-President, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences
Biography


 
Session 2 :
Food systems narratives
11.30 - 12.45
Session facilitated by Gerda Verburg, UN Assistant Secretary-General and SUN Movement Coordinator Biography

 

  • Martin Cole, CFS HLPE Chairman and

    Bernard Lehman, CFS HLPE Vice-Chairman


    Presentation of the 15th synthesis report of the High Level Panel
    of Experts (HLPE) of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS)


Biography

Biography

 

Panel 1 : Perspectives from experts
  • Youba Sokona, Vice-Chair, IPCC
Biography
  • Julia Marton-Lefevre, Bureau Member, IPBES
Biography

 

Panel 2. Perspectives from decision-makers
  • Valerie Guarnieri, Assistant Executive Director, WFP
 
  • Ibrahim Assane Mayaki, CEO NEPAD
 
  • Fernando Miranda, Secretary General of Agriculture and Food of Spain
 
  • Jyotsna Puri, Director, Environment, Climate, Gender and Social Inclusion Division, IFAD
Biography
  • Bertrand Walckenaer, Deputy Director General, AFD
Biography

13.00 - 13.50
Side-event
Signature of the Action Plan between the French Government and CGIAR

Programme
14.00 - 16.15
Session 3 :
Bonding science and policy to accelerate
food systems transformation

Multistakeholder dialogue in action
Session facilitated by David Nabarro, Advisory Committee Member of the 2021 UN Food Systems Summit Biography
  • Sébastien Treyer, Director General, IDDRI

    Synthesis of collaborative virtual conversation
Biography

 

Panel 1 : How should science and policy interface?
  • Ermias Kebreab,Director, World Food Center, University of California Davis
Biography
  • Olav Kjorven, Director, EAT Foundation
Biography
  • Stefano Prato, Representative of the Civil Society Mechanism of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS)
 
  • Claudia Sadoff, Executive Management Team Convener and Managing Director, Research Delivery and Impact, CGIAR
Biography
  • Rick White, Chair of the International Agri-Food Network, Coordinator of the Private Sector Mechanism to the Committee on World Food Security (CFS)
Biography

 

Panel 2 : How can science best contribute to food systems transformation, in the context of the UNFSS 2021 and beyond?
  • Akissa Bahri, Minister of Agriculture, Water and Fishing of Tunisia

Biography
  • Patrick Child, Deputy Director General, Research and Innovation, European Commission
Biography
  • Ismahane Elouafi, Chief Scientist, FAO
Biography
  • Mariatou Koné, Minister of Solidarity, Social Inclusion and Fight against Poverty of the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire
 
  • Michel Miraillet, Director General, Globalisation, Culture, Education and International Development, Ministry of Europe and Foreign Affairs of France
Biography
  • Thanawat Tiensin, Chair of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS)
Biography

16.15 - 16.30
Closing
  • Philippe Augé, President, University of Montpellier
Biography
  • Michaël Delafosse, President, Montpellier Méditerranée Métropole
Biography
  • Frédérique Vidal, Minister for Higher Education, Research and Innovation of France
Biography


 
 

Update on 5/5/21


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