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National Sports Policy 2018- 2027

Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport Sport, Physical Activity, Healthy Living, Mental Wellbeing, Community, Social Inclusion The Minster for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Mr. Shane Ross, TD, and the Minister with responsibility for Tourism and Sport ...

Non-Broadcast Media Advertising and Marketing of Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages, including Sponsorship and Retail Product Placement: Voluntary Codes of Practice

14.2.2018 In 2016 the Government approved and published ‘A Healthy Weight for Ireland – Obesity Policy and Action Plan, 2016 – 2025’ with a clear target of reversing obesity trends. A key action of this plan is to “Develop, implement and evaluate a Code o ...

Non-Broadcast Media Advertising and Marketing of Food and Non-Alcoholic Beverages, including Sponsorship and Retail Product Placement: Voluntary Codes of Practice

14.2.2018 In 2016 the Government approved and published ‘A Healthy Weight for Ireland – Obesity Policy and Action Plan, 2016 – 2025’ with a clear target of reversing obesity trends. A key action of this plan is to “Develop, implement and evaluate a Code o ...

Tackling Food Marketing to Children in a Digital World: Trans-disciplinary Perspectives

Tatlow-Golden M. et al Child, Food, Marketing, Internet, Social Media, Pediatric Obesity, Legislation, Food This publication provides up-to-date information on the marketing of foods and non-alcoholic beverages to children and the changes that have occurr ...

Joint Action on Nutrition and Physical Activity (JANPA): Work Package 4

Joint Action on Nutrition and Physical Activity (JANPA) Obesity, Overweight, Child Health, Nutrition, Physical Activity The overall aim of the project is to contribute to halting the rise of overweight and obesity in children and adolescents by 2020. JANP ...

Joint Action on Nutrition and Physical Activity (JANPA)

Joint Action on Nutrition and Physical Activity (JANPA) Obesity, Overweight, Child Health, Nutrition, Physical Activity The overall aim of the project is to contribute to halting the rise of overweight and obesity in children and adolescents by 2020. JANP ...

Trends in Health Behaviours, Health Outcomes and Contextual Factors between 1998-2014: findings from the Irish Health Behaviour in School-aged Children Study

30.5.2017 The HBSC is a cross-sectional study conducted in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Office for Europe. It runs every 4 years and in 2014 there were 42 participating countries and regions collecting data on the health ...

Nutrition Standards for School Meals

25.9.2017 These Nutrition Standards for School Meals are being published under the auspices of Healthy Ireland, the national Framework which aims to improve the health and wellbeing of the population of Ireland. Healthy Ireland takes a â?~whole of Governm ...

Framework for Preventing and Addressing Overweight and Obesity 2012- 2022- Progress Report on 2015- 19 outcomes (June 2016- June 2017)

This report outlines the current progress (June 2016 to June 2017) made under the current implementation[i], of the ten year obesity prevention framework A Fitter Future for All 2012–2022. 10.14655/11971-1152036 Department of Health (Northern Ireland) Gui ...

10 Years On: New Evidence on TV marketing and Junk Food Consumption Amongst 11-19 Year Olds 10 Years After Broadcast Regulations

Thomas C. Hooper L. Petty R. Thomas F. Rosenberg G. Vohra J. Obesity, Cancer, Marketing, Advertising, Diet This report examines the association between television marketing and diet. Specifically, it tests whether commercial television is linked to consum ...

Making obesity everybody's business: A whole systems approach to obesity

Local Government Association, Public Health England and the Association of Directors of Public Health Obesity, Overweight, weight Management, Children and Young People's Health Obesity is a complex problem with a large number of different but often i ...

Health at a Glance: Europe 2016

OECD Health indicator, Health system This fourth edition of Health at a Glance: Europe presents key indicators of health and health systems in the 28 EU countries, 5 candidate countries to the EU and 3 EFTA countries. This 2016 edition contains two main n ...

A 'Watershed' Moment- Why it's Prime Time to Protect Children from Junk Food Adverts

Obesity Health Alliance (OHA) Food and Drink Adverts, Child Health, Television Advertising, TV, Family Viewing, Fruit, Vegetables, Fast Food We have a childhood obesity epidemic with more than one in three children in England overweight or obese by the ti ...

A 'Watershed' Moment- Why it's Prime Time to Protect Children from Junk Food Adverts

Obesity Health Alliance (OHA) Food and Drink Adverts, Child Health, Television Advertising, TV, Family Viewing, Fruit, Vegetables, Fast Food We have a childhood obesity epidemic with more than one in three children in England overweight or obese by the ti ...

Sugary fizzy drinks /squashes by sex, age-group, and deprivation quintile 2015/16

This information has been produced from the health survey Northern Ireland and issued 10th January 2017. Publish to PHW Public to Repository 10.14655/11971-1135364 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety (Northern Ireland) Statistical repo ...

What are the estimated costs of childhood overweight and obesity on the island of Ireland?

What are the estimated costs of childhood overweight and obesity on the island of Ireland? Date: November, 2017 ISBN: 978-1-905767-75-5 Downloads What are the estimated costs of childhood overweight and obesity on the island of Ireland?- report (PDF, 1.5M ...

Nutrition Standards for School Meals

25.9.2017 These Nutrition Standards for School Meals are being published under the auspices of Healthy Ireland, the national Framework which aims to improve the health and wellbeing of the population of Ireland. Healthy Ireland takes a â?~whole of Governm ...

What are the estimated costs of childhood overweight and obesity on the Island of Ireland?

10.14655/11971-1126949 safefood Weight, Overweight, Obesity, Child Health, Childhood Obesity Over the past 3 decades the prevalence of overweight and obesity has increased markedly in Ireland and worldwide. In the Republic of Ireland it is currently estim ...

Let's take on childhood obesity

Let's take on childhood obesity Date: September, 2017 Downloads ‘Let’s take on childhood obesity’ (PDF, 2MB) Introduction In 2013, safefood were tasked by the Special Advisory Group on Obesity (SAGO) in the Republic of Ireland and by the Regional Obe ...

Health Survey (NI) 2016/17

Department of Health (NI) Smoking, Overweight, Child Health, Physical Activity, Eating Habits, Healthy Eating, Fruit and vegetables The Department of Health today (24 October 2017) published the “Health Survey (NI): First Results 2016/17” report and accom ...

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