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What is the FSIN?

A global Community of Practice linking national, regional and global institutions as well as individual food security professionals with the aim of addressing the food security information needs of developing countries and regions by strengthening national networks and institutions.
FSIN aims to accomplish this by serving as:

A catalyst for developing sustainable food and nutrition security (FNS) information systems able to guide policy analysis and decision-making in development and emergency contexts;

A platform for sharing standards, methods, tools, knowledge, news and capacity development opportunities on FNS information;

A facilitator between countries’ and regions’ capacity development needs and development partners, including the donor community; and

An advocate for timely communications and evidence-based analysis and decision-making on food security and nutrition.

Latest Resources

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Working Group II’s final report on Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability, analyses how impacts and risks related to climate change can be reduced and [...]
The Post-2015 process provides a unique opportunity to recognize and leverage linkages across sectors to achieve equitable development outcomes. This discussion brief presents the rationale for a comprehensive approach to [...]
There currently exist a wide variety of indicators that provide useful information about different dimensions of food security. Analysts often choose which food security indicators to use based on the [...]

Events

The FSIN and the Technical Working Group on Resilience Measurement will participate to the Resilience 2014 Conference, to be held ...read more
The FSIN and the Technical Working Group on Resilience Measurement will participate in IFPRI 2020 International Conference on "Building Resilience ...read more

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