The Conference on Diet and Activity Methods (eICDAM) will be held online from February 8-12 and is hosted by Wageningen University & Research. ICDAM provides a forum for the discussion of high-quality and novel research to advance methods for assessing dietary and physical activity exposures and outcomes. Find the detailed program here and register here.
“The pandemic has put millions of children at risk of malnutrition which could have devastating consequences.” On December 23, 2020, Micronutrient Forum Executive Director Dr. Saskia Osendarp co-authored an op-ed on COVID-19 and the risk of intergenerational malnutrition. Read the piece, co-authored with GAIN Executive Director Dr. Lawrence Haddad, here.
While policymakers and public health leaders manage a range of urgent priorities, delivering good nutrition must be a foundational component of an effective pandemic response strategy. Good nutrition helps lessen the effects and risks of COVID-19, and is a prerequisite for the physical, immunological, and cognitive development of children and the health and productivity of …
Dear Global Conference and Global Summit on Food Fortification Community, Due to guidance from the Government of Thailand, in response to the threat of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Southeast Asia, we are postponing the Micronutrient Forum 5th Global Conference and the Second Global Summit on Food Fortification to a later, as-yet-unspecified date. The Department …
UPDATE AS OF FEBRUARY 17, 2020 2:00 PM EST In its message to you posted on February 10 on this site and sent to all registered delegates on February 12, 2020, the organizers of the Micronutrient Forum 5th Global Conference and the Second Global Summit on Food Fortification committed to sharing updates with you every …
Thank you for your patience and we look forward to welcoming you at the 5th Global Conference in Bangkok, Thailand in March 2020!
The Micronutrient Forum 5th Global Conference will cover the broad spectrum of micronutrients – research, efficacy and safety, implementation and, the policy and enabling environment.
GFDx shows that many countries have taken a critical first step to eliminate hidden hunger through the legislation of food fortification – a proven, cost-effective, sustainable, and scalable intervention to address hidden hunger by adding vitamins and minerals to staple foods.
The Micronutrient Forum is delighted to announce that its Fifth Global Conference “Building New Evidence and Alliances for Improving Nutrition” will take place between 23-27 March 2020 at the Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre (BITEC) in Bangkok, Thailand.
“I’m excited to join the Forum at this pivotal point in the organization’s history,” said Dr. Osendarp.