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Working together for a world free of malnutrition in all its forms

FAO Director-General meets Scaling Up Nutrition movement Coordinator

11 October 2017, Rome - FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva today met with Gerda Verburg, Coordinator of the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement, a country-led movement advancing health and development through improved nutrition. 

"We are working together to improve nutrition at the country level because it is at country level where it has to happen," Verburg said in remarks following the meeting. 

The meeting took place at FAO headquarters in Rome on the sidelines of the 44th session of the Committee on World Food Security (CFS). The CFS is based at FAO and is the top forum of the United Nations on food security policies. 

Watch Ms. Verburg's remarks following the meeting: