On 1 April 2016, the United Nations General Assembly endorsed the Rome Declaration on Nutrition and the Framework for Action of the Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2; Rome 19–21 November 2014); decided to proclaim 2016–2025 the United Nations Decade of Action on Nutrition.

The Decade of Action on Nutrition is an unprecedented opportunity for nutrition action and sets a concrete timeline to increase activities conducted at national, regional and global levels in order to implement the actions recommended in the Framework for Action from the Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2), so as to achieve existing global targets for nutrition by 2025 and to attain by 2030 the corresponding targets in the Agenda for Sustainable Development.

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