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EU Platform for Action on Diet, Physical Activity and Health - Commitments Database

Type

Dataset

Link

http://ec.europa.eu/health/ph_determinants/life_style/nutrition/platform/platform_en.htm

Source

Ckan.net

Overview:

Since the Platform came to life back in March 2005 its members have worked on more than 200 commitments covering a very wide range of activities, including actions in key fields such as consumer information, including labelling; education; physical activity promotion; Marketing, advertising targeting children, labelling and product reformulation i.e. the process during which the recipe for a product high in unhealthy substances (e.g. sugar, salt) is altered in order to make the product healthier. All initiatives including monitoring information are presented in the Platform commitments database.


Data No bulk download. Material is available via a search interface at:


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All records can be accessed by highlighting all fields in all boxes and specifying no keywords. (Total of 185 actions as of 2009-04-30.)

Fields include:


    Actor name


    Action number


    Platform member


    Time of action


    Geographical coverage of the action


    Main type of activity


    Title


    Brief description of the action


    Target audience


    Development of the action


    Relevance


    Overall objectives

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