Social Protection and Agriculture : Breaking the Cycle of Rural Poverty

October 16, 2015

(World Food Day)

World Food Day 2

At an official UN event to commemorate the first World Food Day after the adoption of the 2030 agenda and the SDGs, participants of all sectors will gather to discuss the social obstacles to ending rural poverty and bring global attention to the impact social protections can have on the important task. Attendees will hear speakers representing the co-organizers of the event, the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), the World Food Program (WFP), the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the International Labour Organization (ILO).

Conference Room 7 @ 1:15 p.m.