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The Malnutrition Awareness Weeks


Supported by the Optimal Nutritional Care for All (ONCA) campaign, several European countries have launched their Malnutrition Awareness Week in 2020 (see below) and more are to follow this year. Although each week has its own timing, objective, scope and programme, they share the aim of optimal nutritional care and the connection with the ONCA campaign.

9 ONCA countries engaged in the kick-off meeting

Kick-off meeting

July 1st we kicked off the ONCA Malnutrition Awareness Week 2021 with a meeting of 9 ONCA countries, sharing experiences and results and objectives and activities for this year.

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

Preliminary dates of the Malnutrition Awareness Weeks 2021

  • United Kingdom: 11-17 October
  • Portugal: 8-14 November
  • Spain: 22-29 November
  • Czech Republic: 1-5 November
  • Israel: V
  • Netherlands: TBD
  • Denmark: 1-5 November
  • Greece: Around 10 December Conference
  • Italy: End of November, TBD
  • Austria: November/December, TBD
  • France: 12-20 November
  • Belgium: TBD


Malnutrition Awareness Weeks 2021

Malnutrition Awareness Weeks 2020

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