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Policy briefs

Policy briefs offer a concise summary of a particular issue, some policy options in order to respond to that challenge, some recommendations and sometimes identify some of the challenges and limitations that can be encountered. Policy briefs are not only aimed at policymakers but should be seen as a resource to anyone who is interested in formulating or influencing policies. Below you will find some policy briefs based on a wide range of topics.

Addressing childhood obesity across Europe: a review of a snapshot of diet and physical activity policies from the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal and the United Kingdom

This policy brief was produced by World Cancer Research Fund International, as part of the European Research project CO-CREATE, and reviews a snapshot of policies to show how five European countries are addressing childhood obesity through promoting healthy diets and physical activity. 

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