Dialogue Session: Healthy and Sustainable Diets - 6 May

Dialogue Session: Healthy and Sustainable Diets - 6 May


Plenary Dialogue Session

13:00 – 13:05        
Welcome remarks
Moderator Dr. Brent Loken

13:05 – 13:10        
Opening remarks
The Danish Minister for Food, Agriculture and Fisheries Rasmus Prehn 

13:10 – 13:30        
Setting the scene: Transformations based on science and facts 
Craig Hanson, Vice President of Food, Forests, Water and the Ocean, WRI
Martin Frick, Director, Global Office Berlin, WFP
Rob Vos, Director, IFPRI
Martien van Nieuwkoop, Global Director, Agriculture and Food, WB

Healthy and Sustainable Diets

Moderator: Dr. Afton Halloran

13:30– 13:40 
Introductory Remarks
Moderator Dr.  Afton Halloran

Part 1
The potential of Food-Based Dietary Guidelines to support sustainable food systems – a global perspective

13:40– 13:50
The urgency of changing our diets to Improve our Food Systems
Prof. Armando Perez-Cueto, University of Umeå

The unleashed potential of Food-based Dietary Guidelines

Dr. Ana Islas Ramos, Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations

Interactive Dialogue between speakers and the audience


Part 2   
Public-Private Partnerships as an Implementation Strategy – local solutions to global challenges


Public Private Partnerships – Experiences from Denmark

Lise Walbom, CEO Food Nation Denmark

Creating Demand for Healthy and Sustainable Diets and Foods in Low-income Countries

Ashish Kumar Deo, Senior Advisor - Commercial Solutions, Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition

A Business Perspective on Sustainable Foods

Dr. Sirapassorn Sagulwiwat, Assistant Vice President, Charoen Pokphand Foods

Interactive Dialogue between speakers and the audience

Wrap up

How to continue our efforts for healthy and sustainable diets going forward

Dr. Namukolo Covic, Director General’s Representation to Ethiopia for the International Livestock Research Institute and member of the Coalition of Action for Healthy Diets from Sustainable Food Systems for Children & All

Closure of the session

Dr. Afton Halloran

Plenary Dialogue Session


15:30 – 15:55
Panel debate

Moderator Brent Loken

Dr. Afton Halloran, Independent Consultant in Sustainable Food Systems Transition

Peter De Koning, Director, Amsterdam Declarations Partnership

Jacob Ravn, CEO and Ph.d., Access2Innovation

Paul Holmbeck, Director Holmbeck EcoConsult, World Board member IFOAM 

15:55 – 16:00
Closing remarks

Moderator Dr. Brent Loken