Global Nutrition Report 2016 Launch: London, UK

DFID, with the Embassy of Japan are hosting the UK launch of the Global Nutrition Report on July 5th. In line with the report's theme, "From Promise To Impact" , which focuses on SMART commitments to eliminate malnutrition, the Governments of the UK and Japan have been in close partnership on the issue of tackling malnutrition in the context of Nutrition for Growth and the recent G7 Summit. The event will provide an opportunity to reflect on the findings of the 2016 report and the actions needed to end malnutrition in all its forms domestically and internationally, showcasing the works of governments, civil society and philanthropy. The event will be followed by a networking reception. Register on Eventbrite.

DATE & TIME: July 5, 2016

LOCATION: Congress Centre (26 Great Russell St., WC1B 3LS, London, UK

SPEAKERS:

  • Minister Nick Hurd - Parliamentary Undersecretary of State at the Department for International Development
  • H.E. Koji Tsuruoka - Ambassador of Japan to the United Kingdom
  • Dr Gina Radford - Deputy Chief Medical Officer
  • Lawrence Haddad - Co-Chair of the Global Nutrition Report
  • Corinna Hawkes - Co-chair of the Global Nutrition Report
  • Anna Taylor - CEO of the Food Foundation
  • Georgina Fekete - Director of Nutrition at the Children's Investment Fund
  • A.K.M Musha - Bangladesh Country Director at Concern Worldwide

REGISTRATION: Registration is open and free to the public at Eventbrite