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United Nations Expert Group Meeting on Population, food security, nutrition and sustainable development
17 Sep 2019 -  Session IV: Nutrition and population health
a. Hunger and undernutrition
Moderator – Karoline Schmid, Population Division/DESA
Mawuli Sablah, UNICEF – Causes and impacts of undernutrition over the life course
UNFPA – Nutrition and reproductive health

b. Obesity and overweight
Moderator – Paul Skoczylas, WFP
Leendert Maarten Nederveen, WHO AM/ PAHO (video link) – Trends, causes, and consequences of overweight and obesity
Simon Barquera, Instituto Nacional de Salud Publica (Mexico) – Double burden of obesity and undernutrition in Latin America
Corinna Hawkes, City University of London (video link) – Policies and actions to address obesity
c. Food systems, health and sustainable diets
Nancy Aburto, FAO – Food systems, health and sustainable diets
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Tuesday, 17 September 2019
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04:00 am
(10:00 CEST) 2403th Meeting, 82nd Session Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) - Consideration of Georgia.
09:00 am
(15:00 CEST) 2414th Meeting, 82nd Session Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) - Consideration of Geogia (Cont'd).
09:45 am
Wreath-laying ceremony commemorating the 58th anniversary of the death of former Secretary-General, Dag Hammarskjöld.
10:00 am
United Nations Expert Group Meeting on Population, food security, nutrition and sustainable development.
10:45 am
Security Council Media Stakeout.
11:00 am
Security Council: The situation in Afghanistan (8620th meeting).
Press Conference: John Wilmoth and Vinod Mishra (DESA) on the launch of the International Migration Report 2019.
12:00 pm
Press Conference: Amina J. Mohammed, Deputy Secretary-General and Mr. Luis Alfonso de Alba, UN Secretary-General's Special Envoy for the 2019 Climate Summit on the High-Level meetings of the 74th Session of the UN General Assembly.
02:00 pm
Annual Global Climate Restoration Forum.
03:00 pm
General Assembly: 1st plenary meeting, 74th session.
United Nations Expert Group Meeting on Population, food security, nutrition and sustainable development.
03:30 pm
General Assembly Media Stakeout: H.E. Mr. Tijjani Muhammad Bande, President of 74th Session of the UN General Assembly.
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