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Marketing food to children : changes in the global regulatory environment, 2004-2006

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Authors:
Hawkes, Corinna

Publication details

Number of pages: 96
Publication date: 2007
Languages: English
ISBN: 9241591579

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OVERVIEW

This report is the result of a systematic search to examine the changes in the regulatory environment around food marketing to children since 2004. The review was undertaken by the International Food Policy Research Institute, and it served as a background paper for the WHO Forum and Technical Meeting on “Marketing food and non-alcoholic beverages to children” held in Oslo (2–4 May 2006). The conclusions and recommendations outlined in this background paper, reflect the work of the its authors and have not been endorsed by WHO.