Achieving “Zero Hunger” requires the transformation of the rural economy and strengthening of urban-rural connections. The High-Level Roundtable, “Rural Transformation: Climate Resilient and Low Emission Food Systems,” will discuss how rural transport and climate-smart food systems can be part of this transformation, and identify the key policy and investment needs to achieve SDG2, and the implementation of countries NDCs in two areas:
This will be a moderated discussion with an invited roundtable of 40 senior representatives from the agriculture and transport sectors with space for 90 observers.
Biographies of the lead speakers are available here.
The roundtable organizers are the Global Resilience Partnership (GRP), the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the Partnership on Sustainable, Low and Carbon Transport (SLoCAT), the Research for Community Access Partnership (ReCAP) and International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the World Bank.
For more information, please see the draft outline of the roudtable.
November 14, 2017 - November 14, 2017
Meeting Room 3, Bonn Zone, Bonn, Germany
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