Global experts focus on nutrition challenges of 21st Century

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The global nutrition challenges of the 21st century will be the focus of a UN international conference also known as ICN2.

Opening at FAO's headquarters in Rome on Wednesday, the event will bring together delegates from about 150 countries.

Two billion people on the planet suffer from nutritional disorders like malnutrition due to an inadequate diet and 805 million regularly do not get enough to eat.

Speaking to Sandra Ferrari, Anne Lartey, Director of FAO's Nutrition Division, explained that why it's so important to tackle these issues.

Duration: 4’36″

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