April 24, 2018 - April 26, 2018
Lusaka, Zambia

From April 24-April 26, the National Food and Nutrition Commission of Zambia hosted the third National Food and Nutrition Summit in Lusaka. Also known as the Third International Conference on Nutrition (ICN3), the event focused on the role of nutrition in driving sustainable development and was sponsored and attended by a range of government, research, and aid organizations. IPA Zambia presented on a study by Günther Fink,  Rachel LevensonPeter Rockers, and Sarah Tembo evaluating the effect of growth charts on child development. ICN3 highlighted the importance of multi-sectoral, multi-partner approaches to combat global and regional food and nutrition insecurity.