When: September 5 to 9, 2016

Where: Yerevan, Armenia

Primary theme: Building Powerful and Durable National School Meal Programmes


The Global Child Nutrition Foundation (GCNF) and the WFP Centre of Excellence against Hunger, in partnership with the Government of Armenia, are proud to announce that the 18th Annual Global Child Nutrition Forum will be held in Yerevan, Armenia from September 5 to 9, 2016.

More information on the exact venue of the Forum, flights, hotel, registration and other logistics will be available shortly.

Who’s invited? Representatives of government offices, companies, international organizations, NGOs, academic institutions, and others interested in school feeding and child nutrition programmes.

We particularly encourage participation of government representatives from the sectors which gain the most benefit from investing in nutritious, locally-sourced school meal programmes: Education, Agriculture, Finance, Health, Industry and Trade, and Budget and Planning.

Why attend? This is the largest school feeding Forum in the world and is an opportunity to share your experience, successes, and challenges in school feeding and to learn what others are doing, as well as to interact with experts from around the world, see school feeding in action in Armenia, exhibit your programmes and products in the Market Place, and more!