Mechanisms - National committee for the prevention and control of obesity

Lead government agency:
Ministry of Health
Established year:
2012

Function(s)

Coordination:
  • Convening nutrition partners
  • Coordination in implementation of national nutrition policies and programmes
Explanations
Mandate: 

To oversee the implementation of the national strategy to prevent and control obesity and evaluate the efficacy.

Notes: 

This coordination 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. https://www.who.int/nutrition/publications/policies/global_nut_policyrev...

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