2016 list of events


WHO guideline development group – the use of ferritin concentrations to assess iron status in populations

15 - 17 June 2016
M505 (M building) and Salle D (main building)
WHO/HQ Geneva, Switzerland


Breastfeeding in the 21st century: New evidence galvanizing investments for policies and programmes

World Health Assembly Side event
24 May 2016 at 18:00 - 20:30
Chateau des Penthes, (just 700 meters from Palais de Nations)

Zero hunger by 2030: Sustainable food and nutrition security for all

World Humanitarian Summit, High-Level Side Event
24 May 2016 at 13:30 - 14:50
Rumeli Hall 3 (200 - Theatre), LKCC Building, Istanbul, Turkey


Weekly Iron and Folic Acid Supplementation of Adolescents in India

Accelerated Reduction Effort on Anaemia (AREA) Community of Practice (CoP) webinar
26 April 2016
8:00 am EST (12:00 pm GMT)
Online webinar

WHO guideline development group meeting – the control of soil-transmitted helminths in high-risk groups

Preventive chemotherapy in preschool children, school-age children and women of childbearing age
13 - 15 April 2016
Kofi Annan Room, UNAIDS Building (D-building), World Health Organization
Geneva, Switzerland

WHO guideline development group – nutrition actions 2016-2018

11 - 13 April 2016
Salle A, WHO Headquarters
Geneva, Switzerland

Staple crops biofortified with vitamins and minerals: considerations for a public health strategy

Technical consultation
6 - 8 April 2016
Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science in New York City
New York, United States of America


WHO emergency guideline development meeting

Infant feeding in the context of Zika virus outbreak
17 – 19 March 2016
Salle B, WHO Headquarters
Geneva, Switzerland