The World Food Forum is happy to announce that our 2023 flagship event will take place between 16-20 October in Rome, Italy.

Hosted at the FAO headquarters and virtually, the event will once again encompass the Global Youth Forum, the FAO Science and Innovation Forum and the FAO Hand-in-Hand Investment Forum.

More info to come

Open Call to Join Youth Focal Points Group

Are you looking for a way to get your voice heard in food and agriculture while taking your career to the next level? Then this volunteer leadership opportunity with the WFF is for you!

The Focal Points Group (FPG) is now opening up a call for applications for interested individuals between the ages of 18 and 35 years to join the team.

Join the WFF Focal Points Group by 25 February 2023.

Learn more and apply

Calling all Young Scientists

The second cohort of the WFF Young Scientists Group (YSG) is now accepting applications!

The main objective of the YSG is to provide scientific evidence and technical knowledge to the various initiatives of the Forum, and to develop an annual WFF Young Scientists report on specific policy issues of particular concern to youth, related to agrifood systems transformation.

The deadline for applications is 1 March 2023 for the 2023-2025 term.


The WFF launches the Youth Food Lab

The Youth Food Lab was launched at the International Conference for Youth in Agriculture in Wageningen, on 18 January 2023.

The Youth Food Lab was created in partnership with Wageningen University & Research, I4Nature and the International Association of Students in Agricultural and Related Sciences (IAAS), to bring idea stage solutions to implementation, and to scale up existing projects. Ten teams have been selected for the first cohort of this new incubation programme, which will start in February 2023.

Learn more

WFF 2022 Year end report

Interested in knowing more about the WFF’s activities and achievements in 2022?

Check out the year end report, spotlighting our successes throughout the year, our regional and youth action highlights, our innovation and education activities, the second edition of the flagship event and so much more!

Download report

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