International Meeting “Towards a Healthier World: Promoting Partnerships for the Regulation of Food Environments”

Authors: Felipe Lira Ibañez – Chile Grows Healthy – Chilealimentos

August 22, 2017 – International Meeting “Towards a Healthier World: Promoting Partnerships for the Regulation of Food Environments”

Food Labeling – Analysis of Effects

Authors: ANDA – National Association of Advertising in Chile

Augus22, 2017 – Position taken by ANDA -National Association of Advertisers of Chile on the problem of childhood obesity in Chile. They disagree with the restrictions on advertising established by Law 20.606.

Food Labeling – Effects Analysis

Authors: Food and Beverage Association of Chile

August 22, 2017 – Research on food labeling carried out by Food and Beverages of Chile where the perception of the consumer, the effects on consumption, the reformulation process and the perspectives proposed by the industry are presented.

Regulation of Law No. 30021, Healthy Food Law for Children and Adolescents

Authors: María Inés Sánchez-Griñan. Ministry of Health, Peru.

August 22, 2017 – The presentation shows the incidence of overweight in the population of Peru and the background to the creation of Law No. 30021 and the challenges of its implementation, communication and control in different public and private scenarios.

Experience of Argentina in Regulation of Environments

Authors: National Program for Healthy Eating and Prevention of Obesity, Ministry of Health, Presidency of the Nation

August 22, 2017 – The National Program for Healthy Eating and Prevention of Obesity (Res 732/16) is presented, with its strategies for promotion, dissemination, regulation in healthy environments such as Work, University, Municipalities and Schools.

National Strategy for the Prevention and Control of Overweight, Obesity and Diabetes

Secretary of Health, COFEPRIS

August 22, 2017 – The national strategy is presented along with the results of the 2016 national health and nutrition survey in the population of Mexico. The presentation Includes regulation, labeling, advertising, fiscal policy and OMENT.

Public policies to combat obesity in Chile: Law 20.606 on the nutritional composition of foods and its advertising

Authors: Carmén Castillo

August 21, 2017 – Presentation on the implementation of Law 20606 on the nutritional composition of food and its advertising; and evaluation one year after the law was implemented.

Building Alliances to Regulate Food Environments and Prevent Obesity

Authors: Francesco Branca

August 21, 2017 – Presentation that shows the importance of creating regional alliances to combat risk factors such as obesity.

Regulation that establishes the technical parameters on processed foods and alcoholic beverages regarding the content of sugar, sodium and saturated fats. D.S. 007-2015-SA

Author: Dra. Carissa F. Etienne

June 30, 2015 – Letter of support for the measures adopted by Peru in accordance with the regulations of Law 30.021

Why we need a Global Convention to protect and promote healthy diets

Authors: World Obesity. European Heart Network, UK Health Forum, Public Health Institute, World Public Health Nutrition Association, Healthy Latin America Coalition, and InterAmerican Heart Foundation

2015 – Support letter with health initiatives and recommendations. These initiatives, in keeping with robust healthy analyses of cost-effective prevention policies, should be taken by governments without influence from stakeholders with conflicts of interests