Mechanisms - Food Policy Monitoring Committee (FPMC)

Established year:
1982

Function(s)

Coordination:
  • Convening nutrition partners
  • Coordination in monitoring of national nutrition policies and programmes
Explanations
Mandate: 

1) Committee will monitor overall food security situation on a continuous basis.

2) Committee will advise the government to take appropriate decisions for action based on food production, stock, demand information and issues relating to all other aspects of food security including overall food management and "food and nutrition security."

Notes: 

This coordination mechanism was reported to the WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review 2016-2017. Country progress in creating enabling policy environments for promoting healthy diets and nutrition. https://www.who.int/nutrition/publications/policies/global_nut_policyrev...

Details: 
Food Security

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