Action - GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q12a) Die österreichische Ernährungspyramide – 7 Stufen zur Gesundheit [The Austrian food pyramid – 7 steps to health ] - Food-based dietary guidelines...

Programme: GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q12a) Die österreichische Ernährungspyramide – 7 Stufen zur Gesundheit [The Austrian food pyramid – 7 steps to health ]

Programme description

These programmes and actions were reported by countries for the 2nd WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review 2016-2017 module on actions related to healthy diets, overweight and diet-related NCDs. More actions and programmes reported can be accessed through the country page.

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References

The information has been retrieved from the FAO Food-based dietary guidelines website at http://www.fao.org/nutrition/education/food-dietary-guidelines/home/en/

These FBDGs were also reported to the WHO (2018) Global Nutrition Policy Review. Country progress in creating enabling policy environments for promoting healthy diets and nutrition http://www.who.int/nutrition/publications/policies/global_nut_policyrevi...

The Global Nutrition Policy Review 2016–2017 is the report of the second comprehensive analysis of nutrition-related policy environment, coordination mechanisms, available capacities and actions being taken in 176 Member States (91%) and one area which responded to the survey carried out between July 2016 and December 2017.

Start date:

January
2010
Target group: 
All population groups
Infants and young children
Lactating women (LW)
Pregnant women (PW)
Implementation details : 

The food guide chosen by Austria to represent the messages of its guidelines is a food pyramid. The pyramid is divided into seven levels (or steps) corresponding to seven food groups. The levels are further divided into blocks (there are 25 in total), each block representing a daily serving from a food group.

Publishing institution: Ministry of Health

http://www.bmg.gv.at/home/EN/Home

PDF available at http://www.bmgf.gv.at/home/Ernaehrungspyramide and at the FAO website at
http://www.fao.org/nutrition/education/food-dietary-guidelines/regions/c...

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