EU Platform on Diet, physical activity and health – Plenary session, 6 October 2011

On 6 October, EuroHealthNet attended the Plenary meeting of the EU Platform on Diet, physical activity and health. The Plenary session focused on two main themes. On one hand, it focused education, as a component of platform commitments and a centre of initiatives addressing the objectives of the EU strategy on nutritution, overweight and obesity health related issues. On the other hand, the platform talked about the importance of communicating on the content of its commitments.

Through its work carried out in the frame of the Policy Action Group on Nutrition and Physical Activity (PAG NPA), EuroHealthNet works in order to counteract obesity in EU Member States. To access EuroHealthNet report “Focusing on obesity through a health equity lens” is available here.