CI launches healthy diet recommendations
21 May 2014 to 21 May 2014
Consumers International is launching its new publication, Recommendations towards a Global Convention to protect and promote healthy diets in Geneva.
The recommendations, developed jointly with World Obesity Federation, call on the international community to commit to comprehensive action to address unhealthy diets, which now rank above tobacco as the world’s leading driver of preventable NCDs.
The evening will include a panel discussion of the role a convention could play in shaping global diets for the better.
Wednesday 21 May, 6-7.30pm with a wine reception afterwards
Geneva Press Club, La Pastorale, 106 route de Ferney, Geneva
Amanda Long, Director General, Consumers International
Corinna Hawkes, Head of Policy and Public Affairs, World Cancer Research Fund International
Olivier De Schutter, UN Special Rapporteur on the right to food
Boyd Swinburn, Co-Director, WHO Collaborating Centre for Obesity Prevention,Deakin University, Melbourne
Alejandro Calvillo, Director, El Poder del Consumidor, Mexico
How to attend
Space will be limited. If you would like to register to attend the event, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
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