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Day to promote the 2030 Agenda

04/12/2017 - UN Agencies in Spain have organised an event to showcase the Decade of Action on Nutrition (2016-2025) and how it will be implemented in Spain. The event will take place on 4 December at the Auditorio [...]

International Conference on Iodine in Food Systems and Health

15/11/2017 - This first international conference on Iodine in Food Systems and Health will be held 15-17 November 2017 in Pisa, Italy. It is organized by the World Iodine Association to bring together stakeholders [...]

WHO Global Conference on Noncommunicable diseases

18/10/2017 - Date: 18–20 October 2017 Place: Montevideo, Uruguay World Health Organization (WHO) is organizing the Global Conference on Noncommunicable diseases (NCDs): Enhancing policy coherence [...]

2018 DHS Fellows Program for University Faculty from Afghanistan, Cambodia, Ethiopia, Malawi, Myanmar, Nepal, South Africa, Timor-Leste, and Zimbabwe

16/10/2017 - Application Deadline: November 10, 2017 The Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS) Program is now accepting applications for the 2018 DHS Fellows Program. The primary objectives of the program [...]

Action Against Hunger: Research for Nutrition Conference

16/10/2017 - 13 November 2017, Paris, France Research for Nutrition Conference will present the latest research results on prevention, treatment, and measurement of undernutrition in humanitarian contexts. The [...]

IUNS 21st International Congress of Nutrition (ICN), Buenos Aires, 15-20 October 2017

15/10/2017 - The IUNS 21st International Congress of Nutrition (ICN) will be held in Buenos Aires, October 15th – 20th, 2017. The scientific programme is currently being designed according to the motto [...]

44th Session of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS)

09/10/2017 - 9-13 October 2017, FAO, Rome, Italy The plenary discussions for this year’s CFS will have nutrition at the center stage, including with one day completely devoted to nutrition on Tuesday 10 [...]

Joint IAEA-WHO-UNICEF Workshop on Analysis of Biological Pathways to Better Understand the Double Burden of Malnutrition and to Inform Action Planning

03/10/2017 - 3-5 October 2017 - IAEA Headquarters, Vienna, Austria. Low- and middle-income countries face an increasing double burden of malnutrition and disease. Food insecurity, undernutrition and infectious [...]

Forum on Women’s Empowerment in the Context of Food Security and Nutrition

25/09/2017 - 25 September 2017, 09:30 - 17.00 CESTFAO, Red RoomRome, ItalyThe Forum on Women’s Empowerment in the context of Food Security and Nutrition will be held on 25 September 2017 at FAO in [...]

International Symposium on Food Security and Nutrition in the Age of Climate Change

24/09/2017 - From September 24 to 27, the Québec government, in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), will host the International Symposium on Food Security [...]

2017 Global Child Nutrition Forum

17/09/2017 - The Global Child Nutrition Forum is a learning exchange and technical assistance conference held annually to support countries in the development and implementation of sustainable school feeding [...]

Online consultation: Safeguarding against possible conflicts of interest in nutrition programmes

13/09/2017 - Approach for the prevention and management of conflicts of interest in the policy development and implementation of nutrition programmes at country level Deadline: 29 September 2017 WHO has launched [...]

Reaching those left furthest behind: Addressing hunger and poverty in protracted crises

12/07/2017 - 12 July 2017, 13:15 - 14:30 EDT - United Nations HQ, Conference Room 6 (New York, USA) CFS side event at the 2017 High Level Political Forum (HLPF).Why are protracted crises situations [...]

Addressing the hunger-poverty nexus: What policy coherence means for the 2030 Agenda

12/07/2017 - 12 July 2017, 13:15 - 14:30 EDT - United Nations HQ, Conference Room 6 (New York, USA) CFS side event at the 2017 High Level Political Forum (HLPF). This event is co-organized with the European [...]

Sustainable Diets in the Context of Sustainable Food Systems

12/07/2017 - 12-13 July 2017 The technical workshop Sustainable Diets in the Context of Sustainable Food Systems will take place on 12-13 July 2017 at FAO HQ in Rome. Organised by FAO, in collaboration with UNSCN [...]

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