Global Nutrition Report Launch 2016: New Delhi

The Global Nutrition Report launch in New Delhi will take place on June 14, 2016. The event will include speakers from government and stakeholder organizations, and will feature a panel discussion with experts in nutrition and related fields. See below for venue and attendance details.

LOCATION: India Habitat Centre, Jacaranda Hall

DATE & TIME: June 14, 2016, 16.00-18.00 IST

HOSTS: The Coalition for Food and Nutrition Security (CFNS) and International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)


  1. Dr.  Ms. Shipra Mallick, Honorable Member, Odisha State Food Commission
  2. Ms Poonam Mahajan, Honorable Member of Parliament (TBC)
  3. Mr Baijayant Panda, Honorable Member of Parliament (TBC)
  4. Mr A R Nanda, Board Vice Chair, The Coalition for Food and Nutrition Security
  5. Dr Ms. Prema Ramachandran, Director, Nutrition Foundation of India
  6. Ms Neerja Chowdhury, Political Commentator and 2016 Transform Nutrition Champion
  7. Dr Prasanta Tripathy, Secretary and Director Ekjut, Member of the National Health Mission Steering Group
  8. Ms. Purnima Menon, Senior Research Fellow, International Food Policy Research Institute(IFPRI)

EVENT CONTACT: Mr Basanta Kumar Kar, Senior Advisor, The Coalition for Food and Nutrition Security (Email:

ATTENDANCE: Those interested in registering for the event can contact Sharmistha Chakraborty at