All blog posts in Public Policy

We've added the 1,000th nutrition policy to our NOURISHING database of policies that governments have implemented to promote healthy diets and combat obesity
Resourcing the prevention and management of non-communicable diseases is a neglected part of the global health investment infrastructure
Jennifer O’Mara looks into the levels of lactation around the world, in particular her home country of Ireland, and explores how rates can be increased
Ioana Vlad analyses nutrition and physical activity policy to prevent childhood obesity in Europe to see where we are and where we're heading
WCRF International Policy and Public Affairs Manager Maggie Wetzel talks about her first time at an in-person World Health Assembly.
Kate Oldridge-Turner highlights the non-negotiable areas for the UK government's 10-year cancer plan
Barbados recently doubled a tax on sugary drinks to tackle the growing burden of disease. Maggie Wetzel explores what spurred Barbados into action.
As the world marks World Obesity Day 2022, we take a closer look at how the rising trends of obesity could impact cancer prevalence
After a busy week at the WHO 150th Executive Board, here are our five takeaways from the bumper agenda
The Policy and Public Affairs team’s new year resolution for 2021 pledged to keep everyone updated on what we’ve been up to through blogs, vlogs and social media. As 2021 draws to a close, we reflect on our achievements