Cambodia Holds National Conference on Nutrition

Released on March 2 , 2015

In partnership with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), the World Food Programme (WFP), and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), the Royal Government of Cambodia will host a National Conference on Nutrition at the Intercontinental Hotel in Phnom Penh on March 3-4, 2015. U.S. Ambassador William E. Todd and H.E. Dr. Yim Chhay Ly, Deputy Prime Minister and Chairman of the Council for Agricultural and Rural Development (CARD) will tour a series of exhibits at 8:15 a.m. on March 3, after which they will deliver opening remarks at 8:30 a.m.

Members of the media are invited to attend and should arrive at the Intercontinental Hotel no later than 7:45 a.m.