Andrea Polo Galante

Organização das Nações Unidas para a Alimentação e Agricultura

Andrea Polo Galante is a nutritionist with a Master’s and PhD in nutrition. She is  currently a senior nutrition consultant for FAO in the Nutrition and Food Systems Division providing technical expertise and support  on mainstreaming nutrition into agriculture and food systems. Previously, she was professor and responsible for the Master's degree  programme in Child Nutrition and Development at Center University Sao Camilo /Brazil. She was the president of the Brazilian Nutrition Association and worked closely with the Brazilian government's biggest initiative to date to combat hunger. She has over 25 years of research consulting and management experience.