The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is the world's largest specialized agency of the United Nations, with around 13,000 employees (staff/consultants).
The Committee on World Food Security (CFS) is the central international and intergovernmental platform for fighting world hunger and ensuring world food security.
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is the world's largest humanitarian organization.
The International Fund of Agriculture Development (IFAD) is a special agency of the United Nations and one of the International Financial Institutions.
The mandates of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the World Food Programme (WFP) and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) complement each other.