fao1An inclusive inter-governmental conference on nutrition jointly organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) is held in Rome in these days. 193 country delegations from around the world gather to commit to action needed to fix the global food system, issue a sweeping political declaration and endorse a Framework for Action on nutrition. 

 The conference includes a general debate involving government delegations, round tables and side events discussing themes like food production, food nutrition, food and nutrition security and food safety in an integrated manner and including multisectoral approaches.  All the conference sessions can be followed online via web streaming on the FAO website.