Infant and children's nutrition

World Food Day 2019 urges everyone to take action to achieve zero hunger

World Food Day 2019 urges everyone to take action to achieve zero hunger

By Natasha Spencer

Around the globe, 16th October 2019 marks World Food Day. This year, the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO) emphasizes that zero hunger goes beyond addressing hunger and calls for access to sufficient nutritious food for everyone,...

David Malpass, President of the World Bank Group, speaks at the high-level meeting on Universal Health Coverage. The theme of the meeting was

UN makes landmark decision to achieve universal health goals

By Natasha Spencer

As world leaders adopt a high-level United Nations (UN) Political Declaration on universal health coverage (UHC) — the most exhaustive body of health commitments ever implemented at this level — we ask Agnes Soucat, a Director in the UHC and LifeCourse...