On Friday the 19th of June the third international conference of JPI HDHL will take place from 10.00 to 16.30 in the Crowne Plaza Hotel Le Palace in Brussels. The overal theme of the conference is the "Positioning and alignment of national and international research activities in the area of JPI HDHL in the context of Global and European Programmes".

The conference will bring together many stakeholders in the food, health and nutrition sector, including policy makers, funders, scientists, health care professionals, industry and NGO’s. The objective of this conference is to achieve a dialogue between the participants – which are a representation of the great variety of stakeholder in the area of JPI HDHL – to support alignment and collaboration between research programmes and policies. The detailed programme of the event is now available.

On the programme are among others presentation about the running Joint Actions of the JPI HDHL, the outcomes of the FAO/WHO Second Conference on Nutrition and the results and upcoming plans of JPI HDHL. Furthermore participants can choose between a variety of workshops, amongst which a workshop on Nutrition Security (follow up of the EXPO event); a workshop on standardisation and data sharing, a workshop on the collaboration between researchers and the industry and a workshop on the position of the ministries of Health within JPI HDHL. Registration is still possible, please click HERE