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Urbanization, Rural Transformation and Implications for Food Security Online consultation on the background document to the CFS Forum

About this online discussion

This document summarizes the online consultation Urbanization, Rural Transformation and Implications for Food Security – Online consultation on the background document to the CFS Forum, held on FAO’s Global Forum on Food Security and Nutrition (FSN Forum) from 15 March to 12 April 2016, and facilitated by Deborah Fulton, CFS Secretary.

Over the four weeks of consultation, participants from 21 countries shared 51 contributions. The topic introduction and questions proposed, as well as all contributions received, are available on the consultation page: http://www.fao.org/fsnforum/forum/discussions/urbanization-rural-transformation

The purpose of the consultation was to gain input on the background document prepared by the CFS Secretariat to support the discussions at CFS 43 in October 2016 on Urbanization, Rural Transformation and Implications for Food Security.

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