This international technical webinar is part of the series organized by the FAO elearning Academy, Agreenium (l’alliance de la formation et la recherche pour l'agriculture, l'alimentation, l'environnement et la santé globale), UN-ESCAP (United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific) and Future Food Institute. These webinars are an opportunity to share experiences and lessons learnt, discuss challenges, and propose innovative solutions and models. They aim to provide a holistic and comprehensive view of current trends in thematic areas related to global challenges, by combining development research and innovation perspectives.
The main objective of these technical webinars is to give practitioners the opportunity to interact with international experts, United Nations officers, University professors, researchers and fellow participants, throughout the world. Webinars can be attended as interactive online sessions on Zoom, where sharing perspectives and asking questions to experts is encouraged. These sessions are also recorded and therefore available at any time, through the FAO elearning Academy: elearning.fao.org.
OBJECTIVES OF THIS SESSION
• Find out why monitoring price and public expenditure policies is key for agricultural transformation and food security.
• Explore data needs, challenges and benefits of policy monitoring tools.
• Hear about a real-world example of how the MAFAP method was used to inform government policy in a partner country.
This technical webinar will be delivered by Mr Christian Derlagen (FAO), Ms Valentina Pernechele (FAO), Mr Francisco Pereira Fontes (FAO), with the participation of government officials who have benefitted from the e-learning series, and moderated by Ms Cristina Petracchi, Leader of the FAO elearning Academy.