The Code and other safeguards threatened by UN Voluntary Guidelines on Food

The Code and other safeguards threatened  by corporate friendly Voluntary Guidelines on Food Systems and Nutrition. The Plenary session of the UN  Committee on Word Food Security (CFS47) ended on the 11th February, after several weeks of intense negotiations over…

CSO Groups Call for Codex Guidelines on Front-of-pack Labelling to Protect the Right to Health not Corporate Interests

Codex FOPNL CSO Statement FINAL For Immediate Release:   This week (13-17 May 2019) the Codex Alimentarius1Committee on Food Labelling (CCFL) will begin formal negotiations on guiding principles for the development of front-of-pack nutritition labelling (FOPNL) in Ottawa, Canada.  …

WHO Consultations

WHO Consultation on Conflicts of Interest in nutrition Here is a comment from IBFAN. IBFAN_WHO_COI_Nutrition_24_9_17 Here are comments from the  Geneva Infant Feeding Association GIFA comments+refs Comments by Judith Richter: http://www.who.int/nutrition/consultation-doi/judith_richter.pdf Judith Here is a comment from Marc Rodwin http://www.who.int/nutrition/consultation-doi/marc_rodwin.pdf Here is…

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    …