Multisector stakeholders gather to accelerate policies to transform food systems to make healthy diets more affordable and accessible to all.
In conclusion to the Cross-Ministerial High-Level Roundtable held in Islamabad by the Global Panel and the Benazir Income Support Programme, participants unanimously sign a statement of intent to reposition food systems to deliver healthier diets.
Ministers commit to rise to the challenge of improving Ghanaians’ diets through coordinated cross-sector action.
The Global Panel, in partnership with the Office of the Prime Minister in Uganda, hosted a technical seminar and a high-level roundtable meeting with influential stakeholders on 13 and 14 November 2018 in Kampala, with the aim of accelerating progress on delivering healthy diets for the people of Uganda. Prime Minister, Rt. Hon. Ruhakana Rugunda, called for urgent action using the UN Decade for Action on Nutrition as a platform for international and local leadership.
Maputo, 27 – 29 June 2017 | A series of three events to identify how the Global Panel’s work can inform Mozambique’s strategic approach to combatting malnutrition in all its forms, by encouraging policymakers to promote healthy diets.
Abuja, May 9-10 2017 | The Global Panel and Nigeria’s Federal Ministry of Agriculture hosted a series of events to support key actors at all levels of governance, and in the business community to develop scalable, investable and sustainable solutions to Nigeria’s double burden of nutrition.
3 May 2017, Brasilia, Brazil
6 September 2016 – Nairobi, Kenya: the Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition, in partnership with the Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA), is hosting a High-Level Roundtable on Nutrition at the Africa Green Revolution Forum (AGRF).
On 12 April 2016, the Global Panel and the African Union’s Partnership for Aflatoxin Control in Africa (PACA) brought together decision-makers from across Africa to discuss issues around food safety, with particular focus on aflatoxins. The Global Panel launched its latest policy brief ‘Assuring Safe Food Systems: Policy Options for a Healthier Food Supply’ at the roundtable.