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Healthy Lives, Healthy People: A call to action on obesity in England

Creator:

Department of Health

Subject Keywords: Tackling obesity
Topic: Chronic Conditions
Conditions
Diabetes
Obesity
Chronic Conditions
Obesity
Type: Policy
Region: England
Description:

This document sets out how the new approach to public health will enable effective action on obesity and encourages a wide range of partners to play their part.
 
The overall approach to tackling overweight and obesity set out in the Call to action has been informed by:
• the latest evidence of the underlying issues and causes, starting with the Government office for science’s Foresight report of 2007
 
• the latest evidence of ‘what works’ – and in particular good practice from a range of initiatives at local and national level
 
• extensive engagement with a wide range of delivery partners and experts over the past months.

Date:

13/10/2011

Rights: © Crown Copyright
Suggested citation:

Department of Health. (2011) Healthy Lives, Healthy People: A call to action on obesity in England [Online]. Available from: http://publichealthwell.ie/node/96891 [Accessed: 22nd October 2019].

  

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