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4 per 1000 Initiative Day: Healthy Soils for a Healthy Planet
The theme for the 6th Day of the "4 per 1000" Initiative is Healthy Soils for a Healthy Planet. Speakers will present their views and the actions they will undertake in implementing the Strategic Plan 2020-2050 of the “4 per 1000” Initiative.
The ‘4 per 1000" Initiative is a multi-stakeholder partnership of nearly 720 members and partners working together to address food security and climate change. They include countries, international organizations, research and educational institutions, agricultural and forestry producer groups, non-governmental organizations, and the private sector.
Chair of the Forum: Stéphane Le Foll, President of the international “4 per 1000”Initiative, Mayor of Le Mans city and former Minister of Agriculture (France).
Vice-Chairs of the Forum:
Garielle Bastien, Vice-President of the international ‘4 per 1000”Initiative, Founder and Director of Regeneration Canada (Canada)
Ibrahim Assane Mayaki, Vice-President of the international “4 per 1000’Initiative, former CEO of AUDA African Union Development Agency-NEPAD and former Prime Minister, Niger.
Registration and welcome coffee
Stéphane Le Foll, President of the “4 per 1000” Initiative tbc and/or Ms. Gabrielle Bastien, and/or Ibrahim Assane Mayaki, Vice-Presidents of the “4 per 1000” Initiative
Inaugural session - Welcome address through speeches from Officials
Marc Fesneau, Minister of Agriculture and Food Sovereignty of the French Republic (tbc)
Luis Planas Puchades, Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food of the Kingdom of Spain (tbc)
Uwe Feiler, Parliamentary State Secretary, German Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (tbc)
Inspirational presentation: The development of organic and biodynamic agricultures in Egypt and Economy of Love
Helmy Abouleish, SEKEM (Egypt)
VIP speeches – details to follow
Views on how to reach the objective of "Healthy Soils for a Healthy Planet"
One year after the UNFSS United Nations Food Systems Summit, situation of the two coalitions, interesting for the “4 per 1000” Community:
Coalition of Action for Soil Health (CA4SH) presented by Leigh Ann Winowiecki, Global Research Leader: Soil and Land Health at CIFOR-ICRAF; Co-lead of the Coalition of Action for Soil Health (CA4SH) (Kenya)
Coalition on Agroecology presented by Mr. Emile Frison, member of The International Panel of Experts on Sustainable Food Systems (IPES-Food); Coordinator of the Coalition on Agroecology (France)
“4 per 1000” Perspectives in French overseas departments and regions
presented by CIRAD [French Agricultural Research and Cooperation Organization] (France), IRD [Institut de Recherche pour le Développement / Research Institute for Development] (France) and INRAE [Institut National de Recherche sur l’Agriculture, l’Alimentation et l’Environnement / French National Research Institute for Agriculture, Food and Environment] (France)
CIFOR-ICRAF is the world’s leader on harnessing the power of trees, forests and agroforestry landscapes to address the most pressing global challenges of our time - biodiversity loss, climate change, food security, livelihoods and inequity. The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) and World Agroforestry (ICRAF) merged in 2019. CIFOR and ICRAF are CGIAR Research Centers.