INFORMAS | World Obesity Federation


INFORMAS (International Network for Food and Obesity / non-communicable Diseases Research, Monitoring and Action Support) is a global network of public-interest organisations and researchers that aims to monitor, benchmark and support public and private sector actions to create healthy food environments and reduce obesity and non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and their related inequalities.

Nineteen countries are actively collecting INFORMAS data which as has expanded rapidly. See which countries are involved in INFORMAS.

The INFORMAS framework consists of 10 modules on the following topics. Click here for module overviews and sample protocols.

  • Public sector
  • Private sector
  • Food composition
  • Food labelling
  • Food promotion
  • Food provision
  • Food retail
  • Food prices
  • Food trade & investment
  • Population diet

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To join the INFORMAS network or to express interest in measuring local food environments in your country, please contact us.

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