Interference in public health policy: examples of how the baby food industry uses tobacco industry tactics

CLICK HERE for this new  report just published on World Nutrition Interference in public health policy: examples of how the baby food industry uses tobacco industry tactics Sabrina Ionata Granheim Independent consultant on nutrition Katrin Engelhardt Independent Public Health Nutritionist Patti Rundall Policy…

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IndiaSupplementaryfood Sathyamala-2017-Development_and_Change WHO against formulated supplementary food for moderate malnutrition Rema Nagarajan| TNN | Oct 12, 2017, 20:13 IST https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/WHO-against-formulated-supplementary-food-for-moderate-malnutrition/articleshow/61055411.cms NEW DELHI: The World Health Organisation (WHO) in its recent guidelines to tackle the global epidemic obesity categorically recommended “not…

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/

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…

Buying nutrition science: How food industry sponsorship skews research and harms public health

Buying nutrition science: How food industry sponsorship skews research and harms public health Nutrition seminar  by Marion Nestle Tuesday, 26 September 2017 12:30 – 13:30, WHO HG, GenevaLibrary Meeting Room Join in via WebEx https://who-meeting.webex.com/who-meeting/j.php? http://www.who.int/nutrition/topics/seminar_26Sept2017/en/

UN/WHO panel in conflict of interest row over glyphosate cancer risk

UN/WHO panel in conflict of interest row over glyphosate cancer risk https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2016/may/17/unwho-panel-in-conflict-of-interest-row-over-glyphosates-cancer-risk Chairman of UN’s joint meeting on pesticide residues co-runs scientific institute which received donation from Monsanto, which uses glyphosate A UN panel that on Tuesday ruled that glyphosate…