Sustain member the World Cancer Research Fund’s newly updated database is a valuable tool for policy makers, researchers and organisations to search for government policies on healthy eating from across the world.
You can search the NOURISHING database to find information on over 515 government policy actions implemented across 130 countries and 110 evaluations of implemented policies.
World Cancer Research Fund analyse global scientific research which shows that there is a link between the food we eat and our risk of cancer. They are working with policymakers around the world to promote healthier eating, prevent obesity and non-communicable diseases (NCDs), including cancer.
Newly added information to the database shows:
World Cancer Research Fund would like to hear more about the food policy actions being implemented in your country. Please email them at firstname.lastname@example.org to highlight your country’s progress.
Different uses for the NOURISHING tool:
Policymakers can use NOURISHING to:
Civil Society Organisations can use NOURISHING to:
Researchers can use NOURISHING to:
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