STOP Childhood Obesity
Policy Resources


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Childhood obesity has reached dramatic proportions in Europe, with dire long-term consequences for health, society and economy.

But the STOP Childhood Obesity project is coming with solutions.

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This page shares policy-relevant resources developed under the Science and Technology in childhood Obesity Policy (STOP) Project, a Horizon 2020-funded action to tackle obesity in younger children.



Research Summaries for Policymakers



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Policy Blog


What next for European action on childhood obesity?

12 October 2021 | 1500-16:00 CEST

Childhood obesity is a major health problem in Europe, with dire long-term consequences for our health, society, and economy.  Which approaches should be prioritised, and which interventions work best? Join our interactive debate to discuss what should be the follow-up to the EU Action Plan on Childhood Obesity.

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Nikolai Pushkarev

Policy Coordinator Food Systems & NCD Prevention

European Public Health Alliance (EPHA)

Eu Flag And Co Funded By Health ProgrammeThis project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 774548.

EPHA is a project partner.

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