Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations

Seminar Details

04 Feb 2016
  • Seminar :

    Release of the India�s Phytonutrient Report

    A Snapshot of Fruits and Vegetables Consumption, Availability and Implications for Phytonutrient Intake

    on

    February 4, 2016

    at

    Longchamp Hall, Taj Mansingh, New Delhi

     

    PROGRAMME

     

    9:30 – 10:00 am:

    Registration and Tea/Coffee

    10:00 – 11:15 am:

    Introductory Remarks

    Dr. Rajat Kathuria, Director and Chief Executive, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)

    Welcome Address

    Dr. Isher Judge Ahluwalia, Chairperson, Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER)

    Special Address

    Dr. S. K. Malhotra, Agriculture & Horticulture Commissioner,  Ministry of Agriculture & Farmer’s Welfare, Government of India

    Release of the Report and “India’s Phytonutrient Report: A Snapshot of Fruits and Vegetables Consumption, Availability and Implications for Phytonutrient Intake” co-authored by Arpita Mukherjee, Souvik Dutta and Tanu M. Goyal, published by Academic Foundation
    Presentation of Key Findings

    Dr. Arpita Mukherjee, Professor, ICRIER [Download Presentation] [Download Executive Summary] [Download Just Release Brochure] [Download Programme]

    Vote of Thanks

    Mr. Sanu Kapila, Director, Academic Foundation

    11:15 – 11:30 am:

    Tea/Coffee Break

    11:30 am – 12:45 pm:

    Panel Discussion on “India’s Phytonutrient Consumption:
    An Examination of the Demand and Supply Situation”

    Chair

    Dr. P. K. Joshi, Director for South Asia, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

    Panelists
             Mr. Pawanexh Kohli, Chief Advisor, National Centre for Cold-Chain Development, Department of Agriculture & Cooperation, Government of India
             Ms. Ishi Khosla, Clinical Nutritionist, The Weight Monitor
             Mr. Bejon Misra, Founder Head, Partnership for Safe Medicines (PSM) India Initiative & International Consumer Policy Expert
             Mr. Pravesh Sharma, Former Managing Director, Small Farmers, Agri-Business Consortium
             Mr. Vinay Kumar, Vice President, Technical & Regulatory, Amway India Enterprise
             Dr. Souvik Dutta, Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore
    12:45 – 1:15 pm:

    Question and Answer

    1:15 – 1:20 pm:

    Vote of Thanks

    Ms. Tanu M. Goyal, Consultant, ICRIER

    1:20 pm onwards:

    Lunch

     

  • Place : New Delhi
  • Venue : Longchamp Hall, Taj Mansingh

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