Programmes / actions in Austria

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Action name Date End year
GNPR 2016-2017: School health and nutrition (q11) Leitlinie Schulbuffet - Standards or rules for foods and beverages available in schools - School age children (SAC) 2011
Measures to promote fruit and vegetable intakes - Promotion of fruit and vegetable intake - All population groups 2010
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... 2010
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q16) - Ban or virtual elimination of industrial trans fatty acids 2008
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q8) - Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) - Newborns (up to 28 days of age)|Lactating women (LW) 1996
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Breastfeeding promotion and/or counselling - Infants (up to 1 year of age)
GNPR 2009-2010: Maternal, infant and young child nutrition - Complementary feeding promotion and/or counselling - Infants and young children
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Food-based dietary guidelines - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Labelling of food products - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: Obesity and diet-related NCDs - Promotion of fruit and vegetable intake - All population groups
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Growth monitoring and promotion - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Implementation of legislation on marketing of unhealthy foods and beverages to children - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Improved food safety at vending places - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Nutrition-Friendly Schools Initiative (NFSI)/Health promoting schools - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - Provision of safe water - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - School feeding programmes - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - School fruit and vegetable scheme - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: School-based nutrition - School milk scheme - School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2009-2010: Vitamin and mineral nutrition - Salt iodization - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q10) - Complementary feeding promotion and/or counselling - Infants and young children
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q6) - Growth monitoring and promotion - Infants and young children|Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: Infant and young child nutrition (q7) - Breastfeeding promotion and/or counselling - Lactating women (LW)|Pregnant women (PW)|Infants and young children
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q13) - Nutrient declaration - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q13) - Nutrition and health claims
GNPR 2016-2017: Promotion of healthy diet and prevention of obesity and diet-related NCDs (q15) - Reformulation of foods and/or beverages to reduce trans fatty acid content - All population groups
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q27) - Vitamin D supplementation - Preschool-age children (Pre-SAC)|School age children (SAC)
GNPR 2016-2017: Vitamin and mineral nutrition (q32) - Salt iodization - All population groups