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WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

World Health Organization (WHO) Measures relating to the reduction of demand and supply of tobacco The WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC) is the first treaty negotiated under the auspices of the World Health Organization. The WHO FCTC ...

Tending the Garden

Toronto Food and Hunger Action Committee Action plan to reduce hunger and help improve food security This is the final report on the implementation of 'The Growing Season' with recommendations for future action. The Growing Season is an action p ...

The Growing Season

Toronto Food and Hunger Action Committee Action plan to reduce hunger and health inequalities in Canada This report is the second part of a program of consultation and research on food and hunger in the City of Toronto. The Food and Hunger Action Committe ...

WHO Nutrition National Focal Points

WHO/EC Joint WHO EC project to monitor progress in improving nutrition and physical activity and preventing obesity in EU countries At the WHO European Ministerial Conference on Counteracting Obesity (15-17 November 2006, Istanbul, Turkey), Member States ...

A report on global illicit drug markets 1998-2007.

10.14655/6841-4552 Peter ReuterFranz Trautmann Substance misuse, Drugs misuse, This report on the world’s illicit drugs markets has been produced by an international team of experts on behalf of the European Commission. The EU Strategy on Drugs 2005-2012 ...

1992 World Declaration on Nutrition

Food and Agriculture Organisation Nutrition, Food, Lifestyle, Physical activity In December 1992 the first International Conference on Nutrition (ICN) was held in FAO's Headquarters in Rome. The conference was jointly sponsored by the Food and Agricu ...

Action on the Social Determinants of Health: Learning from Previous Experiences

Commission on Social Determinants of Health, WHO Vulnerable group, Community, Root causes of disease, Health inequalities Closing the Gap Publications. A background paper prepared for the Commission on Social Determinants of Health, WHO, March 2005. The p ...

Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity and Health (2004) World Health Organisation

World Health Organisation CHRONIC ILLNESS, DEATH, DISEASE AND DISABILITY, DIET, OBESITY, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY WHO adopted this strategy following the recognition of the unique opportunity that exists to formulate and implement an effective strategy to substa ...

Healthy Eating – Healthy Action

New Zealand Ministry of Health HEALTHY EATING, LIFESTYLE, NUTRITION, OBESITY, OVERWEIGHT, PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, WEIGHT Improving nutrition, increasing physical activity, and reducing obesity are three of the thirteen health priorities identified in the New Z ...

National Male Health Policy: Building on the strengths of Australian males

Department of Health and Ageing, Australian Government Men's health, Health outcomes, Health policy, Poor health, Gender The Policy provides a framework for improving the health of all males and achieving equal health outcomes for population groups o ...