International Symposium on Sustainable Food Systems for Healthy Diets and Improved Nutrition
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Mainstreaming biodiversity to guarantee food security and nutrition

FAO advocates linking conservation of biodiversity to sustainable agriculture and rural livelihoods
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FAO/WHO conference stresses need for transformation of food systems across all sectors

Healthy diets and adequate nutrition for everyone are essential to eradicate hunger and malnutrition by 2030
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Queen Letizia of Spain takes part in international nutrition symposium

FAO event focused on dietary analysis, strategy and the role of everyday cooking at home
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Malnutrition in the crosshairs

One in three people suffers some form of malnutrition – Enormous economic burden – International meeting searches for ways to improve diets and food systems
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King Letsie III of Lesotho appointed FAO’s newest Special Ambassador for Nutrition

African Union Champion for Nutrition joins international efforts against malnutrition

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International Year of Pulses 2016

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