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…

Civil Society Org Urges Amitabh Bachchan and Union Health Minister to Stop Promotion of Separation of Covid +ve mothers and their babies

Press Release Civil Society Organisation Urges Amitabh Bachchan and Union Health Minister to Stop Promotion of Separation of Covid +ve mothers and their babies Promoting a “Bottle- feeding” culture is NO good for us 29.April.2020, New Delhi : According to…

WHO May Host Virtual World Health Assembly May 18 – COVID-19 To Be Main Agenda Item

WHO May Host Virtual World Health Assembly May 18 – COVID-19 To Be Main Agenda Item https://www.healthpolicy-watch.org/who-may-host-virtual-world-health-assembly-meeting-may-18-with-covid-19-main-agenda-topic/   For the first time ever, the World Health Assembly appears set to meet in a one-day virtual session on May 18, which…

Petition on baby food contamination

People can support this call by signing an email action in French or German.  Laboratory Tests: Suspected Carcinogenic Mineral Oil Residues in Baby Milk Foodwatch  News24.10.2019 https://www.foodwatch.org/en/news/2019/foodwatch-laboratory-tests-suspected-carcinogenic-mineral-oil-residues-in-baby-milk/ Mineral oil in foods Tests have found baby milk products contaminated with harmful…