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Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2), 19-21 November 2014

Schedule of Side Events

Schedule of ICN2 Side Events

Side Events

Topics

Organizers

Date & Venue

 

 

SUN Movement and
Accountability for Nutrition

  • Report on the 2014 SUN Movement Global Gathering
  • SUN Movement

 

 

19 November
13:00-14:30
(Green Room)

  • Strengthening the Accountability Framework for Nutrition: Supporting Partner Countries and Global Players to Track Progress towards Undernutrition Reduction and Financial Commitments
  • European Union et al

 

 

Transition from Safety Net Programs to Comprehensive Social Protection Systems: Food Security and Nutrition Perspective

  • Transition from Safety Net Programs to Comprehensive Social Protection Systems: Food Security and Nutrition Perspective
  • Russian Federation

 

 

19 November
13:00-14:30
(Iran Room)

  • Launch of the Expanded SecureNutrition Knowledge Platform: Taking a Broad Approach to Tackling Malnutrition
  • World Bank

 

Food Safety: a Right or a Privilege? Why food safety is an essential element of food and nutrition security

  • Food Safety Concerns (with focus on red meat and fish)
  • FAO/WHO


19 November
13:00-14:30
(Red Room)

 

Healthy Children, Growing Societies. The UN Nutrition networks’ support to countries’ stunting reduction efforts

  • Healthy Children, Growing Societies – the UN Nutrition Network’s Support to Countries’ Stunting Reduction Efforts
  • UN Nutrition Network (FAO, WHO, WFP, UNICEF, IFAD)


20 November
13:00-14:30
(Iran Room)

 

 

 

Enhancing the Impact
of Agricultural and Food Policies on Nutrition

  • Agriculture and Food Policies for Improved Nutrition
  • Nigeria, Global Panel  and African Union

 

 

 

20 November
13:00-14:30
(Red Room)

  • Integrating Nutrition in Agricultural Policy of High Malnutrition Burden Countries
  • European Union et al
  • Agriculture and Nutrition Linkages
  • IFPRI/FAO

 

 

Targets and accountability for nutrition
and the Post-2015 Development Agenda

  • Accountability mechanism for nutrition
  • Brazil et al

 

 

20 November
13:00-14:30
(Green Room)

  • Getting to Results: World Health Assembly Nutrition Targets and the Post-2015 Sustainable Development Agenda
  • Canada/Ireland/USA

 

 

 

Accounting for Nutrition and Hunger - Global Nutrition Report and
Global Hunger

  • Launch of the 1st Global Nutrition Report
  • United Kingdom et al

 

20 November
18:30-20:00
(Red Room)

  • Ending Hidden Hunger - From Awareness to Action Post-2015
  • Global Hunger Index (Germany/Ireland/USA)

 

 

 

 

 

Addressing Overweight and Obesity

  • Fighting Overweight and Obesity in a Developed Country - Strengthening Life Competence
  • Germany

 

 

 

 

 

20 November
18:30-20:00
(Iran Room)

  • Framework Convention for the Control of Obesity: a Discussion of Possibilities for Addressing Obesity in the Countries
  • Brazil
  • Addressing childhood obesity through healthier diets – reducing the marketing pressure

 

  • WHO European Action Network

 

 

  • Nutrition the Nordic Way: Policy, Recommendations and Labelling

 

 

  • Nordic Council of Ministers

 

 

 

 

 

Promoting and achieving the Zero Hunger Challenge: UN at Expo Milano 2015 and South-South Cooperation in Latin America and the Caribbean

  • Italy, UN-Expo 2015 team, Expo S.p.A.
  • Italy, UN-Expo 2015 team, Expo S.p.A.

20 November
17.45-19:30

17.45: Inauguration of the UN Spoon Installation for Expo Milano 2015,
FAO Atrium

18.10: side event continues in the Green Room

  • Achieving the Zero Hunger Challenge: South-South Cooperation Initiatives on Nutrition in Latin America and the Caribbean
  • GRULAC