Reviewing the UN Food Systems Summit with Agnes Kalibata

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In this episode, Dr. Agnes Kalibata sits down with Kimberly Flowers, CSIS GFSP senior associate, to discuss the outcomes of the UN Food Systems Summit. As the UN secretary general’s special envoy, Dr. Kalibata provided key guidance and leadership at the summit, which was held on September 23. Dr. Kalibata explains the key issues affecting food systems that drove her to lead the summit and talks through the criticism the summit has received. She also evaluates President Biden’s $10 billion commitment to food security and describes what food security leadership should look like in the future.
Kimberly Flowers
Senior Associate (Non-resident), Humanitarian Agenda and Global Food Security Program