About this speaker
Kaia Engesveen is a technical officer in the Multisectoral Action in Food Systems Unit in the WHO Department of Nutrition and Food Safety.
She is the focal person for WHO tools such as the Global database on the Implementation of Nutrition Action (GINA), the Global Nutrition Policy Review, and the Nutrition-Friendly Schools Initiative (NFSI).
Kaia holds a Master of Science in public health nutrition from the University of Oslo. Before joining WHO, she worked with the UN Standing Committee on Nutrition (SCN), the World Food Programme in Afghanistan and UNICEF in the Maldives.