We are at a crossroads in the fight against malnutrition. In this exclusive guest commentary for World Food Day, FIAN International's Secretary-General Flavio Valente gives his view on profit interests versus the human right to adequate food and nutrition.

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About the author

  • Flavio Valente

    Flavio Valente is a physician and specialist in public health. Since 2007, he has been the secretary general of FIAN International, a human rights organization advocating for the right to adequate food and nutrition that holds consultative status at the United Nations.