Monday, December 4, 2017

UN: ‘We can build food systems that deliver better human nutrition’

More than 200 experts and professionals in the fields of nutrition, health, education, social protection and agriculture are convening in Budapest today. They have one thing in common: the conviction that local, national, regional and global food systems could be doing a lot more to improve people’s diets.

The two-day Regional Symposium on Sustainable Food Systems for Healthy Diets is organized jointly by FAO and the World Health Organization (WHO), in collaboration with UNICEF and the World Food Programme (WFP). It is the fourth in a series of symposia initiated by FAO and taking place around the world this fall – all aimed at leveraging the potential of food systems to promote healthy diets Read More