TURIN ONCA CONFERENCE 2024 From awareness to control

The Malnutrition Awareness Weeks 2020 – 2022


Supported by the Optimal Nutritional Care for All (ONCA) campaign, several European countries have launched their Malnutrition Awareness Week since 2020 and 12 ONCA countries are engaging in Malnutrition Awareness Week in 2022. Although each week has its own timing, objective, scope and programme, they share the aim of driving optimal nutritional care implementation and the connection with the ONCA campaign.


Kick-off meeting

July 8th the ONCA Malnutrition Awareness Week 2022 preparations were kicked-off with a meeting of 26 delegates from 12 ONCA countries, sharing plans, ideas, objectives and activities for this year. Each country has received its 2022 logo.

If you are interested in joining with your country, please contact the secretariat.

EFAD #malnutritionawarenessweek

Dietetic care must be integrated as an essential part of nutritional care, leaving no one behind. The European Federation of the Associations of Dietitians, EFAD, declares to promote dietitians contributing, developing, and implementing nutritional and dietetic guidelines & nutritional care paths.


This year, ESPEN, the European Society for Clinical Nutrition and Metabolism, shares valuable content through four webinars that will be beneficial to countries engaging in Malnutrition Awareness Week and anyone interested:







Would you like to explore the opportunities for a Malnutrition Awareness Week in your country? Please let us know




Malnutrition Awareness Weeks 2021

Malnutrition Awareness Weeks 2020