144/1062 - No time to waste: progress and road ahead for care for severely malnourished children

Organized by: UNICEF Nutrition HQ (USA)
Track 3: Public Health Nutrition and Environment
Tuesday 17 October 8.00 - 10.00 h. Room 13 - Águila

Introduction

Chairs

Dr. Víctor Aguayo

Associate Director, Programme Division | Chief, Nutrition Programme. UNICEF Headquarters. New York. USA.


Dr. Francesco Branca

Director of Nutrition for Health and Development. World Health Organization. Geneva. Switzerland.


Country and regional examples of SAM programming

Speaker

Vincenzo Stefano Fedele

Regional Nutrition Advisor. UNICEF Latin American Regional Office. Panama.


Global progress and the No Wasted Lives Coalition

Speaker

Diane Holland

Senior Nutrition Adviser. UNICEF Headquarters. New York. USA.


New policy environment for SAM, with launch of the Joint Statement on Care for Children with Acute Malnutrition

Speaker

Stineke Oenema

Coordinator United Nations System Standing Committee on Nutrition (UNSCN). Rome. Italy.


See biography

Panel Discussion: New ambition for SAM care in the context of prevention

Moderator

Children’s Investment Fund Foundation (TBC)


Panelists

Stineke Oenema

Coordinator United Nations System Standing Committee on Nutrition (UNSCN). Rome. Italy.


See biography

Members of No Wasted Lives Council of Research and Technical Advice on Severe Acute Malnutrition