Food Systems Policy Handbook:
Food Systems and Diets: a handbook of essential policies is an accumulation of the Global Panel’s policy briefs to date and aims to provide a body of knowledge on how food systems can be transformed so they are more sustainable and provide the foods that promote healthier diets, particularly in low- and middle-income countries.

Featured articles and events

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Presenting to the APPG

On the 22nd November 2022 the Global Panel held a meeting at the House of Lords, Westminster, hosted by Lord Ewen Cameron of Dillington. Prof Marco Springmann, co-author, presented the findings from our subsidies technical paper.

Climate Adaptation of Food Systems

An opinion piece by the First Lady of Ghana, Rebecca Akufo-Addu on why  COP27 must prioritise climate adaptation of food systems, especially in low and middle income countries.

Agricultural Subsidies

This brief aims to inform the debate around rebalancing and repurposing agricultural subsidies and fiscal resources in sub-Saharan Africa.

Policy Tool

The Food Systems Policy Tool helps policymakers in LMICs prioritise actions to transform their Food Systems, promote a healthy diet, and deliver on the UNFSS pledges made.

Global Panel’s Foresight report 'Future Food Systems:
For people, our planet, and prosperity'

Published in September 2020, the report distils the latest scientific and policy expertise on transforming food systems, so they deliver healthy diets for all and operate sustainably, within planetary boundaries. 

Global Panel outputs

In this section you can read and download the Global Panel briefs and reports:

Read About the Foresight reports

Browse Our Policy Briefs

Use our Policy Tool

About the Global Panel

The Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition works with international, multi-sector stakeholders, to help governments in low- and middle-income countries develop evidence-based policies that make high-quality diets safe, affordable and accessible.



The Global Panel provides policy leadership to maximise the contribution of agriculture and food systems
to improve nutrition and health outcomes in low- and middle-income countries.

Discover how we are making a difference.

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