To further highlight the need for all stakeholders to make improving nutrition of adolescents a priority, GAIN together with the Government of the Netherlands and the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare of the Government of Bangladesh, organized the official World Health Assembly 70 side event Embodying the future: How to improve the nutrition status of adolescents? on Tuesday, 30 May 2017.
Lawrence Haddad, GAIN’s Executive Director, presented on GAIN’s adolescent nutrition work and moderated the panel discussion.
Executive Director, Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)
Ms Roxana Quader
Additional Secretary, Health Service Division, Ministry of Health and Family Planning, Bangladesh
MHP, Ministry of Health, Indonesia
Ir. Doddy Izwardy
Director of Community Nutrition, Ministry of Health, Indonesia
Dr Valentina Baltag
Adolescent Health Expert, Department of Maternal, Newborn, Child and Adolescent Health, World Health Organization (WHO)