6 things to watch out for at CFS 40

    The 40th session of the Committee on World Food Security opens on Oct. 7 at the Food and Agriculture Organization headquarters in Rome, Italy. Intergovernmental discussions at the CFS will hinge on a few key issues: Investments, biofuels, nutrition and protracted crisis. Photo by: Alessia Pierdomenico / FAO

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    • Elena L. Pasquini

      Elena Pasquini covers the development work of the European Union as well as various U.N. food and agricultural agencies for Devex News. Based in Rome, she also reports on Italy's aid reforms and attends the European Development Days and other events across Europe. She has interviewed top international development officials, including European Commissioner for Development Andris Piebalgs. Elena has contributed to Italian and international magazines, newspapers and news portals since 1995.

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