Building forward better on food security: using evidence for a post-Covid19 world without hunger
This gLOCAL event engaged policy makers, programme managers, technical and financial partners in discussing what and how we can learn from evaluative evidence in order to design informed and context specific programmes.
The presentations and panel discussion drew from the recent Evidence summary on COVID-19 and Food Security, published by UNEG. Findings, key good practices and lessons learned from evaluations of interventions to protect food security in times of crises were discussed.
Opening remarks – Ms Andrea Cook, Director, Office of Evaluation, WFP
The Evidence Summary on COVID-19 and Food Security – Mr Patrick Breard, international consultant, Breard & Associates.
Panel discussion moderated by Mr Carlos Tarazona, Senior Evaluation Officer, FAO, with:
- Ms Sarah Laughton, Chief of Social Protection, WFP
- Mr Patrick Jacqueson, Programme and Results Team Leader, Office of Emergencies and Resilience, FAO
- Ms Joan Carling, indigenous human rights activist and environmentalist, Philippines