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Welcome to the final event of the Horizon 2020 STOP (Science and Technology in childhood Obesity Policy) research project "Childhood obesity: research for policy".

The project started in 2018, involving 31 research, civil society and public sector organisations from 16 countries. STOP has aimed at addressing the determinants of childhood obesity, exploring multi-sectoral policies, and providing policy tools and recommendations to help address childhood obesity in the European Union and beyond.

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Using evidence from biomarkers to strengthen the childhood obesity policy agenda

Paolo Vineis, Oliver Robinson

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Fiscal incentives for changing dietary behaviours and promoting reformulation

Olivier Allais, Franco Sassi

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Promoting physical activity in school settings for the prevention of obesity

Gregor Starc, Maroje Sorić

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Computer-based modelling of childhood obesity policies: challenges and value for policy

Jack Olney

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Tackling the socio-economic gradient in childhood obesity

Tim Lobstein, Francesco Branca

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Download the agenda for our Final STOP Conference, 'Childhood obesity: research for policy', here.