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The Food Security Cluster

The Food Security Cluster is about enhancing cooperation and partnerships. The FSC works directly with its partners and stakeholders that include international NGOs, the Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, other cluster lead agencies, UN organizations, Governments and Donors. Read More

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Tue, 2015-09-29 10:40

The next Training scheduled for 16-20 November in Stuttgart, Germany is open to candidates from our Stand-by Partners. This Training will present participants with an opportunity to better understand their CC roles and responsibilities before, during and after a Level 3 emergency. The formal three week learning process is designed for experienced humanitarians who have the potential of becoming Food Security Cluster Coordinators (CC), and for those who are already in CC positions.

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Tue, 2015-08-11 14:40

Technology & Innovation Working Group of the global Food Security Cluster is mapping technologies and innovations potentially of interest for actors dealing with food security in different contexts.

This task aims to capture knowledge and experience from different sources to provide an overview of the technologies and innovations used for humanitarian aid and development in the food security sector.

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Mon, 2015-08-10 14:07

The biannual meeting of global Food Security Cluster Partners was held on 13-14 May 2015 at the headquarters of the Food and Agriculture Organization in Rome Italy. The purpose of the meeting was to:

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Tue, 2015-08-04 14:15

The first-ever Food Security Country Cluster Coordinator Retreat was organised in Rome on 28-30 July 2015.

The event brought together 28 coordinators, NGO co-coordinators and regional bureaux focal points as well as three global Food Security Cluster partners, representing the gFSC Working Groups. Over the two and half days, participants shared experiences on challenges and good practices, which were documented and will form the base of recommendations for future action of the Food Security Cluster at global, regional and country levels.

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Information Stream

In Liberia, one of the Food Security Cluster’s main work priorities is to ‘ensure an effective, accountable and coordinated food security response founded on evidence-based interventions that advocate for and take into consideration the needs of each segment of affected communities by age, gender