Today, on the sidelines of the 77th meeting of the United Nations General Assembly, the White House announced the latest support from the United States to strengthen the international response to increased global food insecurity caused by climate change, supply chain disruptions due to the pandemic, and armed. conflicts, including Russia’s unprovoked war against Ukraine.
Together with UN members endorsing the World Food Security Declaration and the May 2022 Global Roadmap for Food Security, the United States calls on all governments, non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders to continue to recognize concrete financial, in-kind or policy contributions improves. global food security.
Today, in support of these efforts, the United States released a “Food Security Action Report,” detailing the actions the US government has taken since February in support of the actions outlined in the Roadmap. The United States encourages the international community to participate in assessing the 2022 global response to food security. By voluntarily reporting progress in support of the seven actions called for in the Roadmap, the international community can identify additional needs for cooperation on international food security. By working together, we can increase global food security during this crisis.