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Workshop on Infant and Young Child Nutrition: Addressing Nutritional Problems in Vietnam

Hanoi, Vietnam
18/09/2012

This 1-day workshop is part of the ILSI Southeast Asia Region Infant and Young Child Nutrition meeting series. Participation is by invitation only.

WORKSHOP OBJECTIVES

  • To share the latest updates on nutritional and health status of infants and young children as well as relevant health policies in Vietnam
  • To share current knowledge on infant feeding practices, as well as relevant experiences, approaches, strategies and programs to address nutritional problems in infant and young children in SEA Region
  • To identify key nutritional issues affecting optimal growth in Vietnam (micronutrient deficiencies, obesity, etc)
  • To identify research and knowledge gaps in programs for improving nutrition and health status of infants and young children in Vietnam
  • To discuss strategies to combat double burden of under- and over-nutrition in Vietnam