Nutrition Financing Week

Organized by Global Financing Facility, Nutrition Financing Week January 24-27, 2022   RSVP The Tokyo “N4G” Summit in December 2021 brought together 45 countries and a dozen donors and partners as well as private sector, civil society groups and academia to deliver policy and financial commitments to end malnutrition. More than US$27 billion was pledged, along with…

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Advocacy Updates ~ December 22, 2021

Administration News USAID Administrator Power hosts development ministers, announcing new initiative to accelerate global COVID-19 vaccine access and delivery On December 6, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Administrator Samantha Power hosted a meeting of development ministers to discuss the global COVID-19 response. At the meeting, Power announced a new U.S. government-wide effort to accelerate…

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International Youth Day 2021

Organized by United Nations International Youth Day 2021 More Information August 12, 2021 The theme of International Youth Day 2021 is, “Transforming Food Systems: Youth Innovation for Human and Planetary Health”, with the aim of highlighting that the success of such a global effort will not be achieved without the meaningful participation of young people. Are…

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Policy Laboratory: Obesity and food system actions under the microscope

Organized by World Obesity Federation Policy Laboratory: Obesity and food system actions under the microscope RSVP July 13, 2021 As we reach the halfway point of the UN Decade of Action on Nutrition, there is an urgent responsibility to ensure global food systems can deliver healthy and sustainable diets for everyone. COVID-19 has exposed vulnerabilities…

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The Lancet Series on Maternal and Child Undernutrition Progress

Organized by 1,000 Days The Lancet Series on Maternal and Child Undernutrition Progress March 8, 2021 RSVP Nutrition has risen significantly on the global agenda in the last decade, spurred in part by the findings from the first Lancet Series on Maternal and Child Undernutrition in 2008. The follow-on Series in 2013 came at a critical time alongside the…

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Protecting the Future of Mothers and Children: Investing in Nutrition-Smart Safety Nets

Organized by Bread for the World Protecting the Future of Mothers and Children: Investing in Nutrition-Smart Safety Nets October 7, 2020 RSVP As part of its Better Nutrition-Better Tomorrow campaign, Bread for the World Institute will host a panel discussion on how Nutrition-Smart Safety Nets can help protect mothers and children against malnutrition in times…

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2020 Hunger Report Launch: Better Nutrition, Better Tomorrow

Organized by Bread for the World 2020 Hunger Report Launch: Better Nutrition, Better Tomorrow June 29, 2020 RSVP Each year, Bread for the World Institute releases its Hunger Report to equip advocates, faith leaders, and decision-makers with stories, data, and other resources that support smart solutions to end hunger. The 2020 Hunger Report: Better Nutrition,…

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Fragile Food Systems, Looming Hunger and COVID-19: Time for a Paradigm Shift?

Organized by The Global Health Centre Fragile Food Systems, Looming Hunger and COVID-19: Time for a Paradigm Shift? June 16, 2020 RSVP Under the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the global community adopted 17 global goals to improve lives by 2030; goal-2 pledges to end hunger. The world’s food systems in theory should be…

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