RSVP now: Trans Fat Free by 2023 ā€“ Global Progress toward the Target
Five years into the World Health Organizationā€™sĀ REPLACE initiative, the deadline for worldwide trans fat elimination is upon us.

On May 25, join Resolve to Save Lives at the 76th World Health Assembly for a side event, in partnership with the Access to Nutrition Initiative and with the support of the Word Health Organization, to celebrateĀ the substantial progress toward removing this toxic chemical from the global food supplyĀ andĀ discussĀ the future of trans fat elimination.

The event will highlight:

  • Results of the REPLACE initiative, including recent successes, the remaining agenda and which high burden countriesā€Æneed to take action
  • National experiences with trans fat elimination and their keys to success
  • Industry progress on eliminating trans fat and their commitments, including highlights from a new report from the World Health Organization and the Access to Nutrition Initiative on the International Food and Beverage Allianceā€™s commitment to reduce TFA in their products
  • Next steps for countries, industry and civil society organizations to accelerate complete trans fat elimination

Title:Ā Trans Fat Free by 2023 ā€“ Global Progress toward the Target
Date and time: May 25, 2023, 4:30- 6:30 p.m. CEST
Location:Ā Pavillon Gallatin, Domaine de Penthes, Rte de Pregny, 1292 Pregny-ChambĆ©sy, Switzerland
Virtual participation:Ā The event will be livestreamed. Please RSVP to receive the link.