"Making Agriculture work for Nutrition" info event hosted at the EC

Photo: © Europen Parliament/p.naj Oleari Pietro.naj Oleari@europarl.europa.eu

Established at the Nutrition for Growth summit in June 2013 the Global Panel on Agriculture and Food Systems for Nutrition aims to provide effective guidance to decision-makers, particularly governments, in order to inform and help generate nutrition-enhancing agricultural and food policy and investment in low and middle income countries.

Introduction by:

Jean-Pierre Halkin, Head of Unit C1 Rural Development, Food Security, Nutrition EuropAid

Presentations by:

Jane Karuku, Global Panel member and former President of Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)

Emmy Simmons, Global Panel member and Board Member, Partnership to Cut Hunger and Poverty in Africa/AGree

Rhoda Peace Tumusiime, Global Panel member and Commissioner for Rural Economy and Agriculture, African Union Commission

Roberto Rifdolfi, Director Sustainable Growth and Development EuropeAid

Venue: Thon EU Hotel, Rue de la Loi 140, Brussels, Belgium