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World Food Summmit 2018 - Better Food for More People

Subject
: Two European examples on the theme Better Information; The Sprout Wagon and Policy Recommendations.

Format: Presentation of different projects from the Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership Learn4health. During the presentation there will be practical hands-on examples on how it is possible to work with health promoting measures aimed at children in different cultural educational contexts and across European borders. Furthermore, a moderator will aid the discussion and debate about the themes with the audience.

Speakers: Vibeke Prip Larsen, teacher, Head of Science, Arden School & Marjon Willers, Director, Health Education Trust Moderator: Jose Torralba, Senior Researcher, Open University of Catalonia Chair: Anna Eva Heilmann, Research Assistant, Aalborg University

Program: With a starting point in especially Food Diversity, one of the four themes at the foundation of World Food Summit 2018 – Better Food for More People, we will present the Erasmus+ project: A unique and innovative collaboration between primary schools and higher educational institutions in 6 different EU countries. The overall aim of Learn4health is to communicate and mediate a better understanding of food, food education nutrition and health for children and young adults, as well as to develop new strategies where children are placed in concrete hands-on learning contexts and activities in relation to these themes. In Learn4health, the goal is to create new ways to promote the understanding of health, food and nutrition, and especially the understanding of where the food comes from. The projects in Learn4health are primarily directed at students in kindergartens, primary/secondary schools, and at high school levels.

Target Group: Both Learn4health Breakout Sessions are aimed at anyone with an interest in how to develop new initiatives in connection with education, and in the creation of knowledge, information and interest in food, nutrition and health.

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When: 9.00-10.00
Location: Bella Center Copenhagen (Bite Copenhagen)

For more information about the sessions in Bella Center contact Signe Skibstrup Blach, Special Advisor, sisbl@mfvm.dk

Earlier Event: August 30
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