Latest news and updates from World Cancer Research Fund International.

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Action on obesity – a meeting of minds

We supported a European Congress on Obesity (ECO) satellite meeting in Dundee

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£1m of new WCRF-funded research kicks off in April

Four of our latest research grants start this month

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New policy report focuses on front-of-pack labels

The second report in our Building Momentum series shows how to implement front-of-pack food labels in the face of a lack of political will and industry interference

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Global Nutrition Report published today

The 2018 Global Nutrition Report (GNR) reveals malnutrition is unacceptably high and affects every country in the world, but the report also outlines that there is now an unprecedented opportunity to end it

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NOURISHING framework translated into Spanish

Our policy framework, NOURISHING, has been translated into Spanish and published in a book, Obesity in Mexico

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Energy balance and body fatness: full report released

Today we published the full findings from our report Diet, nutrition and physical activity: Energy balance and body fatness – the determinants of weight gain, overweight and obesity

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WCRF 2017/2018 grants announced

We are pleased to announce the new World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) International grants that have been awarded, as part of our Regular Grant Programme, for 2017/2018

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WCRF report translated into Mandarin

Our latest cancer prevention report, Diet, Nutrition, Physical Activity and Cancer: a Global Perspective (the Third Expert Report), has been translated into Mandarin

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Political Declaration for UN High Level Meeting on NCDs to be signed by governments next week

The Final Draft of the Political Declaration, that will be adopted by Member States at the third United Nations High Level Meeting (UN HLM) on non-communicable diseases (NCDs), is now available

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New project to assess the methods used to calculate cancer prevention estimates

We are funding a research project at the Harvard School of Public Health which will get underway this September.