Country

Strategy or Action Plan

Source

Sweden

Background Material to the Action Plan for Healthy Dietary Habits and Increased Physical Activity

Healthy Dietary Habits and Increased Physical Activity: The Basis for an Action Plan

National Food Administration and National Institute of Public Health (2005)

National Institute of Public Health (2005)

United Kingdom

Choosing Health: Making Healthy Choices Easier

National Health Service (2004)

United States

The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Prevent and Decrease Overweight and Obesity

DHHS (2001)

Region

Strategy or Action Plan

Source

Europe

European Ministerial Charter on Counteracting Obesity

WHO (2006b)

 

Children’s Environment and Health Action Plan for Europe

WHO (2004b)

 

Green Paper—Promoting Healthy Diets and Physical Activity: A European Dimension for the Prevention of Overweight, Obesity and Chronic Diseases

Commission of the European Communities (2005)

 

Diet, Physical Activity and Health—EU Platform for Action

European Commission (2006)

Global

Diet, Nutrition and the Prevention of Chronic Diseases

WHO (2003, 2004a, 2006a)

 

Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity, and Health

 

 

Preventing Chronic Diseases: A Vital Investment

 

Latin America

Global Strategy on Healthy Eating, Physical Activity and Health (DPAS): Implementation Plan for Latin America and the Caribbean 2006–2007

PAHO/WHO (2005, 2006a,b)

 

Regional Strategy and Plan of Action on an Integrated Approach to the Prevention and Control of Chronic Diseases, Including Diet, Physical Activity, and Health

 

 

Regional Strategy on Nutrition in Health and Development 2006–2015

 



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