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Launch event of the Coalition of Action on Healthy Diets from Sustainable Food Systems for Children and All

Launch event of the Coalition of Action on Healthy Diets from Sustainable Food Systems for Children and All

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Wellbeing, nourishment and environmental sustainability have to have to be core, cross-cutting foundations of foodstuff devices transformation. For the duration of the United Nations Meals Techniques Summit (UNFSS) of 2021 the get in touch with for action to supply balanced weight loss plans from sustainable food
programs echoed by dialogues, social movements and nationwide pathways. Formed as an end result of the UNFSS, the Coalition of Action for Healthy Diets from Sustainable Foods Units (HDSFS) brings Member States, UN Companies, Civil Society Organizations,
Tutorial Establishments and social actions collectively to supply on this simply call. 

The Coalition will strive to act as a mechanism for coordinated motion on balanced diet programs from sustainable foods methods that delivers international locations the option to share, understand and tell. It will foster, manage and obtain momentum from numerous stakeholders
on the problem, and enable for all to inspire and be impressed. 

The workplan of the Coalition revolves all-around a few crucial functions.

  1. Mobilise and coordinate existing know-how and stakeholders to align action across food items devices for collective effect at the state-degree.
  2. Facilitate peer-to-peer discovering among countries. 
  3. Take care of special assignments on integrating nourishment, overall health and sustainability by way of food, established by place priorities 

This formal launch function aims to rejoice the formation of the Coalition and provide an update on its progress and long run things to do, inspire present and new customers of the Coalition and catalyze supportive action in direction of its eyesight. 


  • To share the vision, collective knowledge and steps of the HDSFS Coalition and therefore establish the Coalition as an impactful system for coordinated motion on nutritious diet programs from sustainable food items systems  
  • To start the Coalition’s 2022 get the job done program and present  the development on various capabilities, additional worth and
    modalities of collaboration 
  • To gauge curiosity of new Member States and other people to engage with the HDSFS Coalition and, 
  • To encourage supportive motion towards the vision of the HDSFS Coalition at the region, regional and global stage.


Moderator – Abigail Perry, Director Diet, WFP


Opening remarks, Beth Bechdol, DDG, FAO 


Opening remarks, Zsuzsanna Jakab, Deputy Director-Basic, WHO

14:11 – 14:15

Opening remarks, Frontrunner state

14:16 – 14:19

Coalition Video

14:20 – 14:30

Corinna Hawkes, Centre for Food items Plan, City, College of London, symbolizing the main group. Remarks highlighting the work program and what the coalition will attain in the short and very long term 

14:31 – 14:45

Remarks from 3 Entrance runner nations around the world highlighting action for 2022, fascination, and anticipated effects of the Coalition (4 minutes every)

14:45 – 14:48

Remarks from youth representative, Lana Weidgenant

14:48 – 14:52

Remarks from Coordinator Hub,Stefanos Fotiou

14:52 – 15:00

Up coming steps and closing – Brent Loken, World Food items Direct Scientist, WWF


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