10:00 am - 11:30 am (ET)
The Road to UN General Assembly: Preventing Famine and Fighting Food Insecurity
By Global Network Against Food Crises (FAO & WFP) and High-Level Task Force on Famine Prevention (OCHA)
During this event, the Food Security Information Network will present a mid-year update on the 2022 Global Report on Food Crises. Following the presentation will be roundtable discussions which will provide an opportunity, ahead of the UN General Assembly, to raise awareness of the shocking levels of acute food insecurity and discuss how we can tackle these crises through collective action and promote solutions needed to immediately avert and prevent famine.