Stories written by Agnes Kalibata

Choice and Opportunity for African Farmers Will Transform Africa

’A hungry man is not a free man. He cannot focus on anything else but securing his next meal.’ So proclaimed the late Kofi Annan.

UN’s First-Ever Food Systems Summit to Fight Impending Emergency

Food systems involve all the stages that lead up to the point when we consume food, including the way it is produced, transported, and sold. Launching a policy brief on food security in June, UN chief António Guterres warned of an “impending food emergency”, unless immediate action is taken.