IFPRI hosted an official side event on “Investing for Reshaping Food Systems” during the UN High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development on July 11. Co-chaired by the Permanent Representatives of Canada and Jamaica to the United Nations, the event explored key policies and investments to reshape food systems that can help achieve multiple Sustainable Development Goals by 2030.
Additional highlights from this week’s Compact2025 News in Brief include:
- A study of the Alive and Thrive program concludes involving husbands helps improve maternal nutrition.
- The USDA’s International Food Security Assessment 2018-28 projects that the share of the population that is food insecure will fall from 21.1. percent in 2018 to 10.4 percent in 2028.
- A report on multi-stakeholder partnerships concludes that these partnerships should be an integral part of strategies, plans and programs across sectors to achieve food security and nutrition goals.