G20 Speakers' Consultation
The Honourable Noël Kinsella, Speaker of the Senate of Canada, hosted a G20 Speakers' Consultation in Ottawa from September 2nd to 5th, 2010. This conference brought together presiding officers of the upper and unicameral houses of the G20 to discuss issues concerning global food production, distribution and security. Participants in this first session on September 3rd, discussed global collaboration strategies for food production and distribution. This session also included introductory remarks by Speaker Kinsella.