In addition to plenary presentations, this four day conference will have parallel symposia focused on 11 sub-themes:
Malnutrition; forms, trends, causalities, innovations and cost.
Commitments, policies and strategies to eliminate malnutrition
Multi-sectoral coordination of nutrition initiatives
Sustainable financing of Nutrition
Human Capital Development and Education
Nutrition and NCDs
Isotopes in nutrition research
Advocacy, communication and mobilization
Data generation and Knowledge systems
Nutrition policies, politics, and nutrition governance in Africa
Nutrition and health implication of the current food system in Africa
Exploring the Potential of African foods in Nutrition and disease.
Pre-conference workshops and Post Conference workshops will be held on 25th and 30th August respectively.