8th Africa Nutritional Epidemiology Conference (ANECVIII)

8th Africa Nutritional Epidemiology Conference (ANECVIII)
Conference | | Africa Nutrition Society | Addis Ababa,Ethiopia |

Event Overview

Africa Nutrition Society

The Africa Nutrition Conference (formerly, Africa Nutritional Epidemiology Conference [ANEC]) is the leading regional nutrition conference in Africa held biennially in various parts of the continent. ANEC provides a forum for nutrition scientists, public health professionals, academics, students and field-based workers in Africa and the rest of the world to meet regularly to share their research findings and best practices and to build capacity to address nutritional challenges in Africa (the Africa Nutrition Agenda).

The main theme is “Multi-stakeholder nutrition actions in Africa: translating evidence into policies, and programmes for impact”.

Conference sub-themes:

1.Effective multi-sectoral actions in nutrition: best practices
2.Multi-sectoral actions and biofortification in Africa
3.Joint actions on maternal, infant and young child feeding – nutrition during the 1st 1000 days, and beyond
4.Scaling up Nutrition (SUN): effective actions and best practices
5.Food systems, food safety and value chain: policies, legislations and actions
6.Nutrition-related NCDs, and benchmarking of food environment
7. Partnership for food security, safety and sustainability in Africa
8.Role of food industries, and biofortification in addressing malnutrition in Africa
9.Nutrition policies, politics, and nutrition governance in Africa
10.Double-duty actions for nutrition in Africa


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When & Where

  • From:2018-10-01   12:00 AM
  • To:2018-10-05 12:00 AM
  • Location:

    , , Addis Ababa,Ethiopia.

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