Why and How to Engage the Private Sector to Accelerate Advances in Global Nutrition

IIEA3rd May 20191min
In his address to the IIEA, Dr Lawrence Haddan argues that in order to address the key drivers of malnutrition, collaboration between the public and private sectors is essential. Dr Haddad suggests the most effective ways to seize opportunities and minimise risks.



In his address to the IIEA, Dr Lawrence Haddan argues that in order to address the key drivers of malnutrition, collaboration between the public and private sectors is essential. Dr Haddad suggests the most effective ways to seize opportunities and minimise risks.

About the Speaker:

Dr Lawrence Haddad became the Executive Director of GAIN in October 2016. Prior to this, Dr Haddad was the founding co-chair and lead author of the Global Nutrition Report from 2014 to 2016. From 2004-2014, he was the Director of the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), the world’s leading development studies institute. Dr Haddad is an economist by trade and completed his PhD in Food Research at Stanford University in 1988.