Embodying the future: How to improve the nutrition status of adolescents?

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.

Speakers

Lawrence Haddad

Executive Director, Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)

Ms Roxana Quader

Additional Secretary, Health Service Division, Ministry of Health and Family Planning, Bangladesh

Dr. Slamet

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)

Hosts