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19 November 2014 to 21 November 2014
in Rome (Italy)
Organised byFAO and WHO

TheSecond International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2) [1] will be held in
Rome from 19 to 21 November 2014, with the participation of Heads of State
and Government, at the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United
Nations. The Conference will be jointly organized by the Food and
Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO), in
close collaboration with the World Food Programme (WFP), the International
Fund for Agriculture Development (IFAD), the United Nations Children’s Fund
(UNICEF), the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural
Organization (UNESCO), the World Bank, the World Trade Organization (WTO),
the Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (CGIAR) the
International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI), the United Nations
Standing Committee on Nutrition (SCN) and the UN Secretary-General’s High
Level Task Force on Global Food Security (HLTF). Conference information is
also available in French [2] and Spanish. [3] The Conference will focus on
how to address major nutrition challenges over the coming decades. It will
result in concise action-oriented outcome document that will identify public
policy priorities at the national and global levels to address
under-nutrition, micronutrient deficiencies and over-weight with a view to
achieving the global nutrition targets by 2025. The Conference will be the
first high-level intergovernmental conference on nutrition since the First
International Conference on Nutrition was organized by FAO and WHO in 1992.
The First Conference resulted in a World Declaration and Plan of Action for
Nutrition which called on national leaders to develop National Plans of
Action for Nutrition and establish institutional infrastructure to implement
these plans.


Capacity4dev Team posted Information 16 October 2013

October 16th is World Food Day, here’s a chance to listen to some of the world’s 7 billion voices on what food means to them.


Moderating team ROSA uploaded a new Document 24 January 2013

Cette brochure a été élaborée sous la direction de la Délégation de l'Union Européenne au Nicaragua avec l'appui des délégation au Guatemala et au Honduras. Elle contient des informations sur :

Diane Kelecom uploaded a new Document 3 April 2019

Un enfoque integrado a través de diferentes sectores y modalidades de ayuda

Colección Herramientas y Métodos - Documento de Referencia n°13

1 October 2015 to 31 October 2015

October 2015 is the Month of Food Security, a thematic month of the European
Year for Development (EYD). It will feature a wide range of face-to-face
events and the launch of new videos, case studies and stories online. Each
week will have a specific regional and thematic focus with the final week
coinciding with the West Africa and Sahel week (26-30 October) at the Milan

Activities targeted that the general public will take place on website of the
European Year of Development. [1]