Mechanisms - Matbransjens Faglige Utvalg (MFU) [Food and Drink Industry Professional Practices Committee (MFU)]


  • Monitoring compliance
  • Public dissemination of monitoring results
  • Public dissemination of sanctions applied

A monitoring has been conducted in 2013 and 2016 commissioned by the authorities. MFU is responsible for the enforcement. The government has not established a formal mechanism for enforcement as this is a self-regulation scheme. The Health authorities are represented in the MFU committe. The Norwegian Directorate of Health has on behalf of the Ministry of Health and Care services been responsible for 2 monitoring Projects, in 2013 and 2016. The monitoring has been conducted by a research institute.

This monitoring mechanism was reported to the WHO Global Nutrition Policy Review 2016-2017. Country progress in creating enabling policy environments for promoting healthy diets and nutrition.

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