IFPRI-FAO: “Food Policies and their Implications on Overweight and Obesity Trends in Selected Countries in NENA” | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

On December 17th, 2020, the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI) virtually launched a joint report that examines the implication of food policies, mainly trade and government food subsidies, on evolving nutritional transitions and associated body weight outcomes across selected countries in the NENA region. These countries are projected to hit alarmingly new obesity and overweight records within the next few decades.