During a panel discussion organized by Food Tank, the Global Alliance for the Future of Food, and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), experts discuss the importance of unlocking private investments to support sustainable food systems.

The event is part of a series of panels with themes inspired by Global Alliance’s Seven Calls to Action to transform the food system. Moderated by Ruth Richardson, Executive Director of the Global Alliance and Danielle Nierenberg, President of Food Tank, each conversation features members of the United Nations Food Systems Champions Network.

The fifth Call to Action and this conversation focuses on the role that private investors play in food systems transformation. Panelists include: Andrew Mushita, Executive Director of the Community Technology Development Trust; Ndidi Nwuneli Co-founder of Sahel Consulting and Board Chair of Nourishing Africa; Bettina Prato, Senior Coordinator for the Smallholder and Agri-SME Finance and Investment Network (SAFIN); and Geeta Sethi, Advisor and Global Lead for Food Systems at the World Bank.

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