A CONSERVATIVE council leader has told parents struggling to feed their children that they should shop at Marks and Spencer. Mike Bird, from Walsall, slammed footballer Marcus Rashford’s campaign for free school meals during the half-term and...
Lawrence HaddadChild malnutrition is everywhere, including UK. An ethical issue—and a political one. “We can’t be chucking money at people to ‘eat out to help out’ one minute, and then look reluctant to spend money to prevent child malnutrition.” @APPGNutrition
Caroline Smith DeWaal today told IAFP delegates to think big when tackling challenges of the 21st century as she opened the virtual event. The deputy
Lawrence Haddad"What is audacious innovation? It means pushing the envelope, working outside your comfort zone, moving science at the speed of change”
So pleased to be working with food safety experts like Caroline De Waal @csdewaal at @GAINAlliance
[INTERVIEW] 'Korea's mortality, morbidity will rise without drastic food system reform'
Lawrence HaddadAlways interesting how media shape interview material into a narrative. It is great that South Korea, with a such a healthy traditional diet, is taking this issue so seriously. @Agnes_Kalibata@GAINalliance
These are extra-ordinary times indeed and our commemoration of World Food Day 2020 is set against the background of some of....
Lawrence HaddadGreat reflections on #Nigeria’s food systems challenges & opportunities from my colleague @Mic_Ojo. Want to work w/Nigerian champions @FoodSystems Summit on transforming food systems for health of all Nigerians @GAINalliance
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The Reset the Table essay series is published weekly, describing today’s challenges to global food security and proposing U.S. government responses. Unsafe food and malnutrition can be twin threats to consumer health and create hurdles to achieving...
Footballer and campaigner expresses disappointment as plea for free meals to be extended is voted down
Lawrence HaddadMPs in UK vote no to extending, until April, the scheme providing free school meals to kids from low income families during school holidays. What a short sighted decision. Future leaders, parents, entrepreneurs, and, er, voters. So much for leveling up.
Dr Lawrence Haddad is the Executive Director of GAIN since October 2016. In 2018, Lawrence was awarded the World Food Prize for his efforts in bringing maternal and child nutrition to the forefront of the global food security agenda and thereby...