SAVE THE DATE: 2014 GLOBAL CHILD NUTRITION FORUM

Where: Johannesburg, South Africa

When: September 29-October 3, 2014

Join us for this 16th annual international conference of school feeding professionals and partners, focused on NUTRITION AND SCHOOL FEEDING

Who’s invited?

Representatives of government offices, companies, international organizations, NGOs, academic institutions, and others interested in school feeding and child nutrition programs.

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

Why attend?

The Forum 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 South Africa, exhibit your programs and products in the Country School Food Fair and Market Place, and more!

2014 Theme: “Nutrition and School Feeding: Improving Nutrition by Strengthening School Feeding Programs”, with a focus on the multi-sector benefits of sustainable school feeding programs and the UN Post-2015 Agenda.

Conference fees*:

- Early Registration (prior to September 1) $300 per person

- After September 1: $500 per person

- Market Place Exhibit space: $500-$2500 (depending on size and location)

- Country School Food Exhibit space: free for government exhibitors

*These fees may be waived for specific delegations and speakers invited and sponsored by Forum organizers.

For more information:

Keep checking back here at gcnf.org

To discuss sponsorship opportunities, media involvement, and for particularly urgent or special inquiries, please contact:

GCNF (info [at] gcnf [dot] org)

WFP Centre of Excellence (christiani [dot] buani [at] wfp [dot] org)