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Dec

05

Wednesday

Food Thinkers Christmas Special: the UK launch of the 2018 Global Nutrition Report

4.00pm

Panel Discussions

Public

The Centre for Food Policy at City, University of London will be hosting a Food Thinkers Christmas Special panel discussion for the UK launch of the 2018 Global Nutrition Report.

The launch will focus specifically on the impact of unhealthy diets as a cause of ill health around the world. Stressing the importance of diet, the panel will discuss not only the effects of unhealthy diets, but also the interventions needed at both a national and global level to facilitate positive outcomes. The Global Nutrition Report is the world’s foremost publication on the status of malnutrition around the world.

Speakers include:
The Rt Hon Alistair Burt MP, Minister of State for International Development
Dr Jessica Fanzo, Senior Nutrition and Food Systems Officer in the Nutrition and Food Systems Division (ESN) of the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and GNR Co-Chair
Professor Corinna Hawkes, Director, Centre for Food Policy, City, University of London and GNR Co-Chair
Dr Johanna Ralston, CEO, World Obesity Federation
Gwen Hines, Executive Director for Global Programmes at Save the Children

The panel discussion will be followed by a Q&A and networking reception. 

Further details and booking information can be found on the Eventbrite page.

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When & where

4.00pm - 7.00pmWednesday 5th December 2018

B200 University Building City, University of London Northampton Square London EC1V 0HB United Kingdom

Contact Details

Centre for Food Policy

Rhind Building
City, University of London
St John Street
London
EC1R 0JD
United Kingdom

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