Invitation – Nourishing the SDGs, 25 January 2018 in UN City

To mark the 15th anniversary of the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition, Gain Nordic and United Nations World Food Programme’s Nordic Office invites you to the event Nourishing the SDGs. The event will highlight the importance of nutrition to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals and of engaging in partnerships to improve nutrition.

The event will be in English – please register here.


13:00 Door opens
Coffee and network opportunities

13:30 – 13:35 Welcome
Senior Advisor Charlotte Pedersen, GAIN

13:35 – 13:45 Opening speech
State Secretary Martin Bille Hermann, Ministry of Foreign Affairs

13:45 – 14:00 Major trends, improvements and setbacks
Deputy Director of Nutrition Fatiha Terki, WFP

14:00 – 14:15 Nourishing the world
Executive Director Lawrence Haddad, GAIN

14:15 – 15:00 Solutions
GAIN Access to Better Dairy, Ethiopia
Secretary General Birgitte Qvist-Sørensen, DanChurchAid

SUN Business Network, Zambia
Programme Manager Raphael Siwiti, WFP

Transforming the way we eat
Director of Policy Dr. Sudhvir Singh, EAT Foundation

15:00 – 15:25 Questions and discussion

15:25 – 15:30 Closing

Moderator: Charlotte Dufour, Narayan consulting