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Turning the tide on diabetes and obesity

Date: 27 January 17:00 - 18:00

Currently in light of Covid one of most vulnerable people at risk are people with diabetes and obesity.

The World Economic Forum Global Futures Council on Cities of Tomorrow, together with EAT and Novo Nordisk, is hosting a panel debate that will bring together leaders from public health, food, cities, behavioural change and other areas to reflect on the learnings from COVID-19.

● New perspectives and insights to the diabetes and obesity challenge in light of COVID-19
● Innovative and collaborative approaches to the prevention of diabetes and obesity, in particular when it comes to addressing systemic food challenges
● How to accelerate actions that address health inequality and build healthier and more sustainable communities

Tune in to the discussion with:

  • Alice Charles, Lead, Global Future Council on Cities of Tomorrow, World Economic Forum (moderator)
  • Dr. Gunhild Stordalen, Founder and Executive Chair, EAT
  • Katie Dain, Chief Executive Officer, NCD Alliance
  • Corinna Hawkes, Director, Centre for Food Policy, City University of London
  • Dr. Faith Foreman-Hays, Assistant Director, City of Houston
  • Dr. Şengül Altan Arslan, Deputy Secretary General, City of Istanbul
  • Stephen Otieno, Regional Program Manager, C40 Cities
  • Jo Jewell, Nutrition Specialist (Child Overweight and Obesity Prevention), UNICEF
  • Camilla Sylvest, Executive Vice President, Novo Nordisk

The event is open to everybody.

Link to LinkedIn on-line event details: https://www.linkedin.com/events/turningthetideondiabetesandobes6755836371019034625/

Link to join on-line broadcast: https://livestream.novonordisk.com/#/webcasts/turningthetideondiabetesandobesity



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