The School Meals Coalition Ministerial Meeting will be co-chaired by two taskforce Coalition, Finland and France, and is supported by the World Food Programme (WFP), as the Secretariat of the Coalition. It will drive actions to urgently improve and scale up school meal programs to ensure that every child has the opportunity to receive a healthy, nutritious meal in school by 2030.

Invited speaker: Baishnaba Charan Ratha, Senior Human Nutrition Specialist, WorldFish

Date: Wednesday-Thursday, 18-19 October 2023

Time: 09:00 AM (EDT)

Location: Ministerial Conference Center, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, 27 rue de la Convention, Paris


About the Coalition

The Coalition was formed by governments for governments, to move forward on a key policy priority. As such, governments that have signed the Declaration of Commitment, are the members of this Coalition and the center of gravity of this initiative. At the same time, progress and action are also required from stakeholders including international organizations, academia, civil society, and the private sector. Organizations that have signed the Declaration of Support are considered partners of the Coalition.


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