CodexConsultations: Follow-on Formulas, Ready to Use Therapeutic Foods (RUTF)

Letter from Codex Secretary to CCPs May_2020.  This letter outlines the plans for continuing codex work ____________________________________________________________________________ Codex  Consultation:  Deadline 10th June 2020 Review of the Follow-up Formula Standard DEADLINE 10th June  (CXS156 – 1987) Responses to this Consultation Paper…

News, articles and action you can take on UK US trade deals

5/18/2020 Reuters.  Britain, U.S. hopeful trade talks can proceed at pace: London https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-britain/britain-u-s-hopeful-trade-talks-can-proceed-at-pace-london-idUSKBN22U123 LONDON (Reuters) – Britain and the United States are hopeful that negotiations for a trade agreement can proceed at an accelerated pace, Britain’s department for trade said…

EAT-Lancet Commission’s report on sustainable health and planetary boundaries

https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/unhealthy-diet-bigger-killer-than-tobacco/articleshow/68759153.cms   https://www.nytimes.com/2019/04/03/science/diet-vegetables.html      I attended the debate on the EAT-Lancet Commission’s report on sustainable health and planetary boundaries on 20th February  2019.  The report recommends radical changes to a low meat/high veg diet and more sustainable, extensive farming…

Key Actions You Can Take Today To Support The #BindingTreaty to #StopCorporateAbuse

  Key Actions You Can Take Today To Support The #BindingTreaty to #StopCorporateAbuse: http://www.treatymovement.com/get-more-involved/ Acciones para Apoyar el #TratadoVinculante contra #AbusosPorEmpresas: http://www.treatymovement.com/unase-al-movimiento/ Actions pour soutenir le #TraitéContraignant contre #ViolationsParEntreprises: http://www.treatymovement.com/pour-se-mobiliser-encore-plus/

European Parliament votes for big reductions in sugar in baby foods and prohibitions on labelling at too early an age.

CLICK HERE for the new DELEGATED ACTS Click Here for BMJ article. bmj.i553.full PRESS RELEASE European Parliament votes for big reductions in sugar in baby foods and prohibitions on labelling at too early  an age.  20th January 2016 European Parliament, Strasbourg    …