[3 June 2014] GENEVA – On May 30th, Olivier De Schutter finalized the second term of his mandate as the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food.
[19 May 2014] GENEVA – The UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food, Olivier De Schutter, called today for a new global agreement to regulate unhealthy diets.
Read more: Unhealthy diets greater threat to health than tobacco; UN expert calls for global regulation
[10 March 2014] GENEVA – The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the right to food, Olivier De Schutter, today called for the world’s food systems to be radically and democratically redesigned to ensure the human right to adequate food and freedom from hunger.
Read more: Democracy and diversity can mend broken food systems - final diagnosis from UN right to food expert
[15 May 2014] GENEVA – Governments must exploit the full potential of public food purchasing in order to make food systems fairer and more sustainable, the UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food, Olivier De Schutter, urged Thursday.
Read more: Governments should use public purse to ‘buy justice’ in food systems – UN right to food expert
[29 January 2014] BRUSSELS – Olivier De Schutter is pleased to announce that registration is now open for the Francqui International Conference on "Europe's Fifth Project" (EU5P), taking place on 8-9 May 2014 at the Palais des Académies in Brussels. Those interested in attending are invited to consult the full programme, which is now available.
Read more: Registration opens for landmark conference on the transition to sustainable societies: EU5P
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