12 July 2019

Abstract Submission Deadline Extended!

Thank you for letting us know that you’ve been experiencing technical issues with our abstract submission platform. We apologize for the inconvenience. We also want to let you know that we’ve extended the abstract submission deadline by one week to Friday, July 19, 2019! Thank you for your patience and we look forward to welcoming […]

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16 April 2019

Call for abstracts is now open

The call for abstracts for the Micronutrient Forum 5th Global Conference – Building New Evidence and Alliances for Improving Nutrition – taking place in Bangkok, Thailand from 23rd to 27th March 2020, is now open. Micronutrients are at the heart of the potential of food systems to deliver optimal health. Food systems are at the […]

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28 February 2019

Food fortification could be the next global health success story – if countries close the gaps

  MEDIA RELEASE Data visualization tool identifies opportunities to reach 2 billion affected by hidden hunger Two-thirds of all countries mandate food fortification to combat hidden hunger, yet many are not necessarily translating policy into improved nutrition, according to new data from the Global Fortification Data Exchange (GFDx). These countries may be missing an immense […]

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25 February 2019

SAVE THE DATE: Micronutrient Forum Global Conference 2020

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. Food systems are at the heart of determining what people eat. Micronutrients are at the heart […]

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10 December 2018

The Micronutrient Forum appoints Dr. Saskia Osendarp as Executive Director

  Media Release Washington D.C., December 10, 2018 –  The Micronutrient Forum (the Forum) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Saskia Osendarp, as its first Executive Director. Dr. Osendarp, who holds an MSc and PhD in Nutrition from Wageningen University & Research in the Netherlands, will lead the Forum as it continues to […]

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15 November 2017

Open call for expressions of interest to host the Micronutrient Forum Secretariat

The Board of Directors of the Micronutrient Forum invites expressions of interest from institutions that wish to consider entering into a hosting arrangement with the Forum as it embarks upon the next phase of its operations. The Forum has enjoyed a productive partnership with Nutrition International for the past six years. Notable achievements include two […]

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06 October 2017

Join the MNForum at IUNS 21st ICN 2017 – International Congress of Nutrition

From October 15th to 20th at the Sheraton Hotel and Convention Centre in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the Micronutrient Forum is looking forward to showcasing the work of a very productive year following the close of the 2016 Global Conference in Cancun last October. Three new reports and a new data platform, collaborations with the Sackler […]

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