Nutrition and health – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com EU news and policy debates across languages Mon, 21 May 2018 06:13:35 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 https://www.euractiv.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/2/2017/02/ea_favicon_16x16.png Nutrition and health – EURACTIV.com https://www.euractiv.com 32 32 EU farming community divided over new plant breeding techniques https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-farming-community-divided-over-new-plant-breeding-techniques/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-farming-community-divided-over-new-plant-breeding-techniques/#comments Fri, 18 May 2018 15:23:57 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1239259 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-farming-community-divided-over-new-plant-breeding-techniques/feed/ 1 Reducing meat consumption to reduce CO2 emissions: a sustainable challenge https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/reducing-meat-consumption-to-reduce-co2-emissions-a-sustainable-challenge/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/reducing-meat-consumption-to-reduce-co2-emissions-a-sustainable-challenge/#respond Wed, 09 May 2018 08:39:13 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1236420 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/reducing-meat-consumption-to-reduce-co2-emissions-a-sustainable-challenge/feed/ 0 Survey: Major retailers and producers in Germany back binding meat label https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/survey-major-retailers-and-producers-in-germany-back-binding-meat-label/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/survey-major-retailers-and-producers-in-germany-back-binding-meat-label/#respond Wed, 28 Mar 2018 04:12:19 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1225423 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/survey-major-retailers-and-producers-in-germany-back-binding-meat-label/feed/ 0 Brussels government takes Commission to EU court over glyphosate https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/brussels-government-takes-commission-to-eu-court-over-glyphosate/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/brussels-government-takes-commission-to-eu-court-over-glyphosate/#comments Wed, 14 Mar 2018 06:19:43 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1221091 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/brussels-government-takes-commission-to-eu-court-over-glyphosate/feed/ 1 No sugar-sweetened soft drinks in secondary schools by end of 2018 [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/infographic/no-sugar-sweetened-soft-drinks-in-secondary-schools-by-end-of-2018/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/infographic/no-sugar-sweetened-soft-drinks-in-secondary-schools-by-end-of-2018/#respond Tue, 13 Mar 2018 06:30:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=infographic&p=1220564 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/infographic/no-sugar-sweetened-soft-drinks-in-secondary-schools-by-end-of-2018/feed/ 0 Greece authorises Monsanto’s Roundup for five years https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/greece-authorises-monsantos-roundup-for-five-years/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/greece-authorises-monsantos-roundup-for-five-years/#comments Wed, 07 Mar 2018 14:01:40 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1219358 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/greece-authorises-monsantos-roundup-for-five-years/feed/ 1 Greenpeace: Cut out meat to meet Paris Agreement goals https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/greenpeace-cut-out-meat-to-meet-paris-agreement-goals/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/greenpeace-cut-out-meat-to-meet-paris-agreement-goals/#respond Mon, 05 Mar 2018 10:16:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1218562 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/greenpeace-cut-out-meat-to-meet-paris-agreement-goals/feed/ 0 Pesticides found in three-quarters of fruit in France https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/pesticides-found-in-three-quarters-of-fruit-in-france/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/pesticides-found-in-three-quarters-of-fruit-in-france/#respond Thu, 22 Feb 2018 05:35:44 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1215306 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/pesticides-found-in-three-quarters-of-fruit-in-france/feed/ 0 DowDuPont boss: Merger will speed up innovation to face farming challenges ‘quickly’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/wed-dowdupont-boss-the-merger-will-speed-up-innovation-to-face-farming-challenges-quickly/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/wed-dowdupont-boss-the-merger-will-speed-up-innovation-to-face-farming-challenges-quickly/#respond Wed, 14 Feb 2018 05:55:56 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1212991 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/wed-dowdupont-boss-the-merger-will-speed-up-innovation-to-face-farming-challenges-quickly/feed/ 0 Salmonella on the rise again, EU officials admit https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/salmonella-on-the-rise-again-eu-officials-admit/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/salmonella-on-the-rise-again-eu-officials-admit/#respond Tue, 06 Feb 2018 06:29:38 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1210512 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/salmonella-on-the-rise-again-eu-officials-admit/feed/ 0 Companies set to miss EU acrylamide targets https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/companies-set-to-miss-eu-acrylamide-targets/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/companies-set-to-miss-eu-acrylamide-targets/#comments Fri, 12 Jan 2018 15:13:11 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1203896 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/companies-set-to-miss-eu-acrylamide-targets/feed/ 1 Six member states call for glyphosate alternatives, exit plan https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/six-member-states-call-for-glyphosate-alternatives-exit-plan/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/six-member-states-call-for-glyphosate-alternatives-exit-plan/#comments Thu, 04 Jan 2018 09:45:57 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1201974 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/six-member-states-call-for-glyphosate-alternatives-exit-plan/feed/ 2 Climate change means meat taxes are ‘increasingly probable’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/friclimate-change-means-meat-taxes-are-increasingly-probable/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/friclimate-change-means-meat-taxes-are-increasingly-probable/#comments Fri, 15 Dec 2017 06:09:21 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1199658 https://www.euractiv.com/section/climate-environment/news/friclimate-change-means-meat-taxes-are-increasingly-probable/feed/ 1 EU kebab-ban? All smoke and no roast https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-kebab-ban-all-smoke-and-no-roast/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-kebab-ban-all-smoke-and-no-roast/#respond Tue, 12 Dec 2017 10:52:59 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1198797 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-kebab-ban-all-smoke-and-no-roast/feed/ 0 Combat digestive diseases with tighter controls on the alcohol and food industry https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/opinion/combat-digestive-diseases-with-tighter-controls-on-the-alcohol-and-food-industry/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/opinion/combat-digestive-diseases-with-tighter-controls-on-the-alcohol-and-food-industry/#respond Tue, 12 Dec 2017 05:42:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1198685 https://www.euractiv.com/section/diabetes-cancer-hepatitis/opinion/combat-digestive-diseases-with-tighter-controls-on-the-alcohol-and-food-industry/feed/ 0 Pro-glyphosate states refuse to back re-approval of less than 10 years https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/pro-glyphosate-states-refuse-to-back-re-approval-of-less-than-10-years/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/pro-glyphosate-states-refuse-to-back-re-approval-of-less-than-10-years/#comments Wed, 25 Oct 2017 14:11:27 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1186811 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/pro-glyphosate-states-refuse-to-back-re-approval-of-less-than-10-years/feed/ 1 French MEP: Difficult but possible to find glyphosate alternative in 5 years https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/french-mep-difficult-but-possible-to-find-glyphosate-alternative-in-5-years/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/french-mep-difficult-but-possible-to-find-glyphosate-alternative-in-5-years/#comments Wed, 25 Oct 2017 04:38:44 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1186504 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/french-mep-difficult-but-possible-to-find-glyphosate-alternative-in-5-years/feed/ 1 Italy still opposes glyphosate but mulls five-year extension https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/italy-still-opposes-glyphosate-but-mulls-five-year-extension/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/italy-still-opposes-glyphosate-but-mulls-five-year-extension/#respond Mon, 23 Oct 2017 04:43:57 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1185823 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/italy-still-opposes-glyphosate-but-mulls-five-year-extension/feed/ 0 What are you drinking? https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/what-are-you-drinking/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/what-are-you-drinking/#respond Thu, 19 Oct 2017 04:49:14 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1184634 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/what-are-you-drinking/feed/ 0 UK shadow minister: Britain needs a real food policy after Brexit https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/uk-shadow-minister-britain-needs-a-real-food-policy-after-brexit/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/uk-shadow-minister-britain-needs-a-real-food-policy-after-brexit/#comments Tue, 10 Oct 2017 05:11:51 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1181780 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/uk-shadow-minister-britain-needs-a-real-food-policy-after-brexit/feed/ 1 Andriukaitis: ‘Enough’ with member states hiding behind the Commission on glyphosate https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/andriukaitis-enough-with-member-states-hiding-behind-the-commission-on-glyphosate/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/andriukaitis-enough-with-member-states-hiding-behind-the-commission-on-glyphosate/#comments Fri, 06 Oct 2017 05:53:29 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1181237 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/andriukaitis-enough-with-member-states-hiding-behind-the-commission-on-glyphosate/feed/ 1 Making Europe digitally fit https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/making-europe-digitally-fit/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/making-europe-digitally-fit/#respond Thu, 05 Oct 2017 04:19:37 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1180646 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/making-europe-digitally-fit/feed/ 0 ‘Working’ toward healthy eating https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/special_report/working-toward-healthy-eating/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/special_report/working-toward-healthy-eating/#respond Mon, 02 Oct 2017 04:10:45 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1179306 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/special_report/working-toward-healthy-eating/feed/ 0 FAO official: GMOs not needed but we should be open to biotechnologies https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/fao-official-gmos-not-needed-but-we-should-be-open-to-biotechnologies/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/fao-official-gmos-not-needed-but-we-should-be-open-to-biotechnologies/#respond Tue, 26 Sep 2017 09:03:27 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1178252 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/fao-official-gmos-not-needed-but-we-should-be-open-to-biotechnologies/feed/ 0 Greece backtracks on ‘ineffective’ excise tax on wine https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/greece-backtracks-on-ineffective-excise-tax-on-wine/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/greece-backtracks-on-ineffective-excise-tax-on-wine/#comments Mon, 18 Sep 2017 12:20:46 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1176027 https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/greece-backtracks-on-ineffective-excise-tax-on-wine/feed/ 1 Manufacturers to withdraw soft drinks from EU schools from 2018 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/manufacturers-to-withdraw-soft-drinks-from-eu-schools-from-2018/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/manufacturers-to-withdraw-soft-drinks-from-eu-schools-from-2018/#comments Wed, 06 Sep 2017 07:38:52 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1172157 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/manufacturers-to-withdraw-soft-drinks-from-eu-schools-from-2018/feed/ 1 Rainfall and thefts put Greek mastiha production at risk https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/rainfall-and-thefts-put-greek-liqueur-production-at-risk/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/rainfall-and-thefts-put-greek-liqueur-production-at-risk/#respond Tue, 05 Sep 2017 04:43:23 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1171807 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/rainfall-and-thefts-put-greek-liqueur-production-at-risk/feed/ 0 Fipronil crisis: Why should we keep on using these toxic substances? https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/fipronil-crisis-why-should-we-keep-on-using-these-toxic-substances/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/fipronil-crisis-why-should-we-keep-on-using-these-toxic-substances/#respond Fri, 01 Sep 2017 03:35:47 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1170793 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/fipronil-crisis-why-should-we-keep-on-using-these-toxic-substances/feed/ 0 EU health chief says all alcoholic beverages should be labelled https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/eu-health-chief-says-all-alcoholic-beverages-should-be-labelled/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/eu-health-chief-says-all-alcoholic-beverages-should-be-labelled/#comments Wed, 30 Aug 2017 05:38:21 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1170369 https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/news/eu-health-chief-says-all-alcoholic-beverages-should-be-labelled/feed/ 1 ‘Zero calories’: Industry moving to reduce sugar in EU beverages https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/zero-calories-industry-moving-to-reduce-sugar-in-eu-beverages/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/zero-calories-industry-moving-to-reduce-sugar-in-eu-beverages/#respond Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:32:58 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1168350 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/zero-calories-industry-moving-to-reduce-sugar-in-eu-beverages/feed/ 0 Conflict heightens food insecurity in DRC https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/conflict-heightens-food-insecurity-in-drc/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/conflict-heightens-food-insecurity-in-drc/#respond Thu, 17 Aug 2017 04:16:53 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1167901 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/conflict-heightens-food-insecurity-in-drc/feed/ 0 Commission calls meeting on egg crisis to end member states ‘blaming and shaming’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-calls-meeting-on-egg-crisis-to-end-member-states-blaming-and-shaming/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-calls-meeting-on-egg-crisis-to-end-member-states-blaming-and-shaming/#comments Fri, 11 Aug 2017 06:56:44 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1167182 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-calls-meeting-on-egg-crisis-to-end-member-states-blaming-and-shaming/feed/ 5 Contaminated eggs: Arrests made as scandal spreads East https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/contaminated-eggs-arrests-made-as-scandal-spreads/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/contaminated-eggs-arrests-made-as-scandal-spreads/#respond Fri, 11 Aug 2017 05:31:00 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1167077 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/contaminated-eggs-arrests-made-as-scandal-spreads/feed/ 0 Dutch and Germans ‘massively’ get rid of contaminated eggs https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/dutch-and-germans-massively-get-rid-of-contaminated-eggs/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/dutch-and-germans-massively-get-rid-of-contaminated-eggs/#respond Fri, 04 Aug 2017 05:41:33 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1166288 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/dutch-and-germans-massively-get-rid-of-contaminated-eggs/feed/ 0 Dutch egg scandal puts consumer health at risk https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/dutch-egg-scandal-puts-consumer-health-at-risk/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/dutch-egg-scandal-puts-consumer-health-at-risk/#comments Thu, 03 Aug 2017 10:17:25 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1166122 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/dutch-egg-scandal-puts-consumer-health-at-risk/feed/ 1 Mediterranean diet is for the rich and educated, study claims https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/mediterranean-diet-is-for-the-rich-and-educated-study-claims/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/mediterranean-diet-is-for-the-rich-and-educated-study-claims/#respond Thu, 03 Aug 2017 04:43:31 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1165909 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/mediterranean-diet-is-for-the-rich-and-educated-study-claims/feed/ 0 Commission merges healthy food schemes at school to cut red tape https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-merges-healthy-food-schemes-at-school-to-cut-red-tape/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-merges-healthy-food-schemes-at-school-to-cut-red-tape/#respond Wed, 02 Aug 2017 05:20:58 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1165734 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/commission-merges-healthy-food-schemes-at-school-to-cut-red-tape/feed/ 0 EU adopts first restrictions on cancer-causing acrylamide in food https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-adopts-first-restrictions-on-cancer-causing-acrylamide-in-food/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-adopts-first-restrictions-on-cancer-causing-acrylamide-in-food/#respond Thu, 20 Jul 2017 05:43:47 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1163346 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-adopts-first-restrictions-on-cancer-causing-acrylamide-in-food/feed/ 0 Save our fries! Belgians say EU spares national dish https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/save-our-fries-belgians-say-eu-spares-national-dish/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/save-our-fries-belgians-say-eu-spares-national-dish/#comments Thu, 20 Jul 2017 04:30:21 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1163323 https://www.euractiv.com/section/languages-culture/news/save-our-fries-belgians-say-eu-spares-national-dish/feed/ 1 Nestlé boss: Simplified food labels will better inform consumers https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/nestle-boss-simplified-food-labels-will-better-inform-consumers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/nestle-boss-simplified-food-labels-will-better-inform-consumers/#respond Thu, 06 Jul 2017 04:37:16 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1159698 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/nestle-boss-simplified-food-labels-will-better-inform-consumers/feed/ 0 Industry asks the Commission to harmonise sports food rules https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/industry-asks-the-commission-to-harmonise-sports-foods-rules/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/industry-asks-the-commission-to-harmonise-sports-foods-rules/#respond Tue, 27 Jun 2017 04:57:49 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1156911 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/industry-asks-the-commission-to-harmonise-sports-foods-rules/feed/ 0 Soft drink makers back product reformulation as ‘healthier’ than taxation https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/soft-drinks-industry-says-reformulation-is-healthier-than-taxation/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/soft-drinks-industry-says-reformulation-is-healthier-than-taxation/#respond Fri, 23 Jun 2017 12:53:55 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1156350 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/soft-drinks-industry-says-reformulation-is-healthier-than-taxation/feed/ 0 ‘Traffic light’ food labels gain momentum across Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/traffic-light-food-labels-gain-momentum-across-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/traffic-light-food-labels-gain-momentum-across-europe/#respond Tue, 20 Jun 2017 05:38:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1154648 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/traffic-light-food-labels-gain-momentum-across-europe/feed/ 0 Weighing the tradeoffs of joy versus long term health https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/opinion/weighing-the-tradeoffs-of-joy-versus-long-term-health/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/opinion/weighing-the-tradeoffs-of-joy-versus-long-term-health/#comments Mon, 19 Jun 2017 04:39:33 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1154529 https://www.euractiv.com/section/alcohol/opinion/weighing-the-tradeoffs-of-joy-versus-long-term-health/feed/ 3 Regulating consumers? https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/special_report/regulating-consumers/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/special_report/regulating-consumers/#respond Mon, 19 Jun 2017 04:30:42 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=special_report&p=1153735 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/special_report/regulating-consumers/feed/ 0 Burden faced by Africa’s small farmers masked by focus on migration and poverty https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/burden-faced-by-africas-small-farmers-masked-by-focus-on-migration-and-poverty/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/burden-faced-by-africas-small-farmers-masked-by-focus-on-migration-and-poverty/#respond Fri, 09 Jun 2017 05:03:18 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1151880 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/burden-faced-by-africas-small-farmers-masked-by-focus-on-migration-and-poverty/feed/ 0 Andriukaitis heats up glyphosate discussion with ‘science’ comments https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/andriukaitis-heats-up-glyphosate-discussion-with-science-comments/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/andriukaitis-heats-up-glyphosate-discussion-with-science-comments/#comments Fri, 19 May 2017 10:12:52 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1147011 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/andriukaitis-heats-up-glyphosate-discussion-with-science-comments/feed/ 4 Germany’s cheap food prices come at a cost, study finds https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/sr-wed-study-germanys-cheap-food-prices-come-at-a-cost/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/sr-wed-study-germanys-cheap-food-prices-come-at-a-cost/#respond Wed, 26 Apr 2017 04:20:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1140269 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/sr-wed-study-germanys-cheap-food-prices-come-at-a-cost/feed/ 0 Slovak study fuels concerns about lower quality food in Eastern Europe https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/slovak-study-fuels-concerns-about-lower-quality-food-in-eastern-europe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/slovak-study-fuels-concerns-about-lower-quality-food-in-eastern-europe/#comments Tue, 11 Apr 2017 07:27:31 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1137074 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/slovak-study-fuels-concerns-about-lower-quality-food-in-eastern-europe/feed/ 1 Kofi Annan: ‘What is the point of economic growth if you cannot breathe?’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/kofi-annan-what-is-the-point-of-economic-growth-if-you-cannot-breathe/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/kofi-annan-what-is-the-point-of-economic-growth-if-you-cannot-breathe/#respond Wed, 29 Mar 2017 05:43:54 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1133087 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/kofi-annan-what-is-the-point-of-economic-growth-if-you-cannot-breathe/feed/ 0 Europe poised for total ban on bee-harming pesticides https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/europe-poised-for-total-ban-on-bee-harming-pesticides/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/europe-poised-for-total-ban-on-bee-harming-pesticides/#respond Fri, 24 Mar 2017 06:21:03 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1131499 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/europe-poised-for-total-ban-on-bee-harming-pesticides/feed/ 0 UN report calls for end to industrial agriculture https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/un-report-calls-for-end-to-industrial-agriculture/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/un-report-calls-for-end-to-industrial-agriculture/#respond Fri, 10 Mar 2017 09:54:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1126050 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/un-report-calls-for-end-to-industrial-agriculture/feed/ 0 Greece fails to claim a single euro from EU’s fruit and veg in schools scheme https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/thursday-greece-absorbs-zero-eu-funds-for-fruit-and-vegetables-in-schools-scheme/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/thursday-greece-absorbs-zero-eu-funds-for-fruit-and-vegetables-in-schools-scheme/#comments Thu, 09 Mar 2017 05:27:42 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1125347 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/thursday-greece-absorbs-zero-eu-funds-for-fruit-and-vegetables-in-schools-scheme/feed/ 1 Romanian MEP: EU needs food quality agency https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/tomorrowromanian-mep-eu-needs-food-quality-agency/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/tomorrowromanian-mep-eu-needs-food-quality-agency/#respond Thu, 09 Mar 2017 05:16:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1125428 spoke to EURACTIV Romania about the issue and promoting local produce.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/tomorrowromanian-mep-eu-needs-food-quality-agency/feed/ 0 Spain’s contribution to global agri-trade https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/infographic/spains-contribution-to-global-agri-trade/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/infographic/spains-contribution-to-global-agri-trade/#respond Tue, 07 Mar 2017 15:19:01 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=infographic&p=1124980 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/infographic/spains-contribution-to-global-agri-trade/feed/ 0 EU urges member states to target childhood obesity in schools https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-urges-member-states-to-target-childhood-obesity-in-schools/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-urges-member-states-to-target-childhood-obesity-in-schools/#comments Thu, 23 Feb 2017 10:35:34 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1094029 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eu-urges-member-states-to-target-childhood-obesity-in-schools/feed/ 1 Spanish oil, wine, meat and horticultural products: Four success stories https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/thurs-sr-spanish-oil-wine-meat-and-horticultural-products-four-success-stories/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/thurs-sr-spanish-oil-wine-meat-and-horticultural-products-four-success-stories/#respond Thu, 23 Feb 2017 04:28:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1093570 https://www.euractiv.com/section/economy-jobs/news/thurs-sr-spanish-oil-wine-meat-and-horticultural-products-four-success-stories/feed/ 0 Antibiotic resistance needs global response https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/antibiotic-resistance-needs-global-response/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/antibiotic-resistance-needs-global-response/#respond Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:55:37 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1092985 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/opinion/antibiotic-resistance-needs-global-response/feed/ 0 Neurological study: Mediterranean diet helps brain health https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/neurological-study-mediterranean-diet-helps-brain-health/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/neurological-study-mediterranean-diet-helps-brain-health/#comments Mon, 09 Jan 2017 07:44:07 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1077060 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/neurological-study-mediterranean-diet-helps-brain-health/feed/ 1 Agricultural innovation: A driver for sustainability? https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/linksdossier/agriculture-innovation-feeding-the-world-sustainably/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/linksdossier/agriculture-innovation-feeding-the-world-sustainably/#respond Fri, 23 Dec 2016 08:26:28 +0000 https://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=linksdossier&p=1073576 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/linksdossier/agriculture-innovation-feeding-the-world-sustainably/feed/ 0 A soft target: EU countries go after sugar in CVD fight https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/a-soft-target-eu-countries-go-after-sugar-in-cvd-fight/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/a-soft-target-eu-countries-go-after-sugar-in-cvd-fight/#respond Fri, 23 Dec 2016 06:42:25 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1074575 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/a-soft-target-eu-countries-go-after-sugar-in-cvd-fight/feed/ 0 Diabetes expert: Urgent need for education ‘at every level’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/diabetes-expert-urgent-need-for-education-at-every-level/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/diabetes-expert-urgent-need-for-education-at-every-level/#respond Fri, 16 Dec 2016 05:19:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=1072483 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/interview/diabetes-expert-urgent-need-for-education-at-every-level/feed/ 0 José Bové: ‘The purpose of agriculture is to feed our citizens’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/il-faut-que-lagriculture-serve-dabord-a-nourrir/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/il-faut-que-lagriculture-serve-dabord-a-nourrir/#comments Thu, 15 Dec 2016 05:34:45 +0000 https://www.euractiv.fr/?post_type=news&p=316682 EURACTIV’s partner Ouest France reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/interview/il-faut-que-lagriculture-serve-dabord-a-nourrir/feed/ 2 What role for positive nutrition in the future? [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/video/what-role-for-positive-nutrition-in-the-future/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/video/what-role-for-positive-nutrition-in-the-future/#respond Mon, 21 Nov 2016 16:41:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=video&p=1063260 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/video/what-role-for-positive-nutrition-in-the-future/feed/ 0 New GM crops once again fail the safety test https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/new-gm-crops-once-again-fail-the-safety-test/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/new-gm-crops-once-again-fail-the-safety-test/#comments Tue, 15 Nov 2016 14:10:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1061033 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/new-gm-crops-once-again-fail-the-safety-test/feed/ 3 Let’s ‘meat’ in the middle on climate change https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/lets-meat-in-the-middle-on-climate-change/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/lets-meat-in-the-middle-on-climate-change/#comments Fri, 04 Nov 2016 07:55:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1057076 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/lets-meat-in-the-middle-on-climate-change/feed/ 1 Hard to swallow: Breaking the EU taboo on healthy, sustainable diets https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/hard-to-swallow-breaking-the-eu-taboo-on-healthy-sustainable-diets/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/hard-to-swallow-breaking-the-eu-taboo-on-healthy-sustainable-diets/#comments Mon, 31 Oct 2016 09:56:42 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1055551 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/hard-to-swallow-breaking-the-eu-taboo-on-healthy-sustainable-diets/feed/ 1 The EU’s promotion of meat consumption is misguided, Mr Hogan https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/the-eus-promotion-of-meat-consumption-is-misguided-mr-hogan/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/the-eus-promotion-of-meat-consumption-is-misguided-mr-hogan/#respond Thu, 20 Oct 2016 08:23:58 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=opinion&p=1051719 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/the-eus-promotion-of-meat-consumption-is-misguided-mr-hogan/feed/ 0 Industrial agriculture threatens to drive German smallholders into ruin https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/for-de-srindustrial-agriculture-threatens-to-drive-smallholders-into-ruin/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/for-de-srindustrial-agriculture-threatens-to-drive-smallholders-into-ruin/#comments Thu, 29 Sep 2016 05:11:14 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=1043753 EURACTIV Germany reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/for-de-srindustrial-agriculture-threatens-to-drive-smallholders-into-ruin/feed/ 1 Tony Simons: Agroforestry is a ‘win-win’ for developing nations https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/tony-simons-agroforestry-is-a-win-win-for-developing-nations/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/tony-simons-agroforestry-is-a-win-win-for-developing-nations/#respond Fri, 10 Jun 2016 04:44:53 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=interview&p=994250 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/interview/tony-simons-agroforestry-is-a-win-win-for-developing-nations/feed/ 0 Italian olive-growers denounce ‘Pontius Pilate’ EU plan https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/italian-olive-growers-denounce-pontius-pilate-eu-plan/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/italian-olive-growers-denounce-pontius-pilate-eu-plan/#respond Fri, 10 Jun 2016 03:44:11 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=994205 EURACTIV’s partner Italia Oggi reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/italian-olive-growers-denounce-pontius-pilate-eu-plan/feed/ 0 Climate-smart agriculture: More than just greenwashing? https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/climate-smart-agriculture-more-than-just-greenwashing/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/climate-smart-agriculture-more-than-just-greenwashing/#respond Wed, 08 Jun 2016 10:47:40 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=993131 EURACTIV Germany reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/climate-smart-agriculture-more-than-just-greenwashing/feed/ 0 What has the EU ever done for my… dinner? https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/what-has-the-eu-ever-done-for-my-dinner/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/what-has-the-eu-ever-done-for-my-dinner/#comments Mon, 06 Jun 2016 10:00:02 +0000 https://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2016/jun/06/what-has-the-eu-ever-done-for-my-dinner Europe.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/what-has-the-eu-ever-done-for-my-dinner/feed/ 1 EU’s decision on beef and ethanol ‘disrespected’ Mercosur countries https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eus-decision-on-beef-and-ethanol-disrespected-mercosur-countries/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eus-decision-on-beef-and-ethanol-disrespected-mercosur-countries/#respond Tue, 24 May 2016 12:42:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=983805 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/eus-decision-on-beef-and-ethanol-disrespected-mercosur-countries/feed/ 0 Study: ‘Fat tax’ made Denmark healthier https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/study-fat-tax-made-denmark-healthier/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/study-fat-tax-made-denmark-healthier/#respond Mon, 25 Apr 2016 12:56:47 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=969108 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/study-fat-tax-made-denmark-healthier/feed/ 0 Mars Food tells consumers not to eat their products on a daily basis https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/mars-food-tells-consumers-not-to-eat-their-products-on-a-daily-basis/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/mars-food-tells-consumers-not-to-eat-their-products-on-a-daily-basis/#respond Fri, 15 Apr 2016 10:25:48 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=964400 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/mars-food-tells-consumers-not-to-eat-their-products-on-a-daily-basis/feed/ 0 Finland tops Europe’s first-ever ‘Nanny State’ index https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/finland-tops-europes-first-ever-nanny-state-index/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/finland-tops-europes-first-ever-nanny-state-index/#respond Wed, 06 Apr 2016 05:20:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=959111 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/finland-tops-europes-first-ever-nanny-state-index/feed/ 0 Germany plans ‘smart’ packaging to cut food waste https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/germany-plans-smart-packaging-to-cut-food-waste/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/germany-plans-smart-packaging-to-cut-food-waste/#respond Wed, 30 Mar 2016 04:19:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?post_type=news&p=956016 EURACTIV Germany reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/germany-plans-smart-packaging-to-cut-food-waste/feed/ 0 Milan Expo explores fortified food as solution to malnutrition https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/milan-expo-explores-fortified-food-as-solution-to-malnutrition/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/milan-expo-explores-fortified-food-as-solution-to-malnutrition/#respond Tue, 07 Jul 2015 06:00:28 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=875124 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/milan-expo-explores-fortified-food-as-solution-to-malnutrition/feed/ 0 Germany needs national strategy to tackle diabetes epidemic, experts say https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/germany-needs-national-strategy-to-tackle-diabetes-epidemic-experts-say/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/germany-needs-national-strategy-to-tackle-diabetes-epidemic-experts-say/#comments Fri, 08 May 2015 07:10:50 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=871183 EURACTIV Germany reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/germany-needs-national-strategy-to-tackle-diabetes-epidemic-experts-say/feed/ 1 Commission applauds beer industry’s move on labelling https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-applauds-beer-industry-s-move-on-labelling/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-applauds-beer-industry-s-move-on-labelling/#respond Wed, 01 Apr 2015 08:23:17 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=868371 SPECIAL REPORT / Beer drinkers across Europe will soon be able to find out the detailed calorie and nutrition content of their drinks after four of the world's biggest brewers announced last week that they will make the information available.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-applauds-beer-industry-s-move-on-labelling/feed/ 0 Consumers in the dark over alcoholic drinks content https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/consumers-in-the-dark-over-alcoholic-drinks-content/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/consumers-in-the-dark-over-alcoholic-drinks-content/#respond Tue, 31 Mar 2015 08:55:52 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=868257 SPECIAL REPORT / Consumer knowledge about the nutritional value and ingredients contained in alcoholic beverages is limited, according to a new survey published last week.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/consumers-in-the-dark-over-alcoholic-drinks-content/feed/ 0 Commission opens inquiry into Danish ‘fat tax’ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-opens-inquiry-into-danish-fat-tax/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-opens-inquiry-into-danish-fat-tax/#respond Fri, 06 Feb 2015 08:34:21 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=864270 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/commission-opens-inquiry-into-danish-fat-tax/feed/ 0 Even in wealthy nations, malnutrition is a serious public health problem https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/even-in-wealthy-nations-malnutrition-is-a-serious-public-health-problem/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/even-in-wealthy-nations-malnutrition-is-a-serious-public-health-problem/#respond Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:49:26 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851153 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/even-in-wealthy-nations-malnutrition-is-a-serious-public-health-problem/feed/ 0 ‘Fat taxes’ do work, EU report finds https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/fat-taxes-do-work-eu-report-finds/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/fat-taxes-do-work-eu-report-finds/#comments Mon, 28 Jul 2014 14:28:29 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851147 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/fat-taxes-do-work-eu-report-finds/feed/ 1 Commission needs to comply with promised launch of sustainable food communication https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/commission-needs-to-comply-with-promised-launch-of-sustainable-food-communication/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/commission-needs-to-comply-with-promised-launch-of-sustainable-food-communication/#respond Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:51:38 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=851117 https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/opinion/commission-needs-to-comply-with-promised-launch-of-sustainable-food-communication/feed/ 0 EEA urges for ‘systemic’ approach to environment, health concerns https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eea-urges-for-systemic-approach-to-environment-health-concerns/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eea-urges-for-systemic-approach-to-environment-health-concerns/#respond Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:37:30 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=850254 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/eea-urges-for-systemic-approach-to-environment-health-concerns/feed/ 0 Not only hunger, but malnutrition, too https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/not-only-hunger-but-malnutrition-too/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/not-only-hunger-but-malnutrition-too/#respond Mon, 16 Jun 2014 11:39:36 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=848374 https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/opinion/not-only-hunger-but-malnutrition-too/feed/ 0 Obesity: What’s tipping the balance? HIGHLIGHTS [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/obesity-what-s-tipping-the-balance-highlights/ Thu, 05 Jun 2014 11:15:00 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=852458 UN says diet a greater threat to health than tobacco https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/un-says-diet-a-greater-threat-to-health-than-tobacco/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/un-says-diet-a-greater-threat-to-health-than-tobacco/#respond Mon, 19 May 2014 15:09:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=846558 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/un-says-diet-a-greater-threat-to-health-than-tobacco/feed/ 0 Parents overlook child obesity, research suggests https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/parents-overlook-child-obesity-research-suggests/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/parents-overlook-child-obesity-research-suggests/#respond Fri, 16 May 2014 14:18:18 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=846457 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/parents-overlook-child-obesity-research-suggests/feed/ 0 France launches nationwide public health study https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/france-launches-nationwide-public-health-study/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/france-launches-nationwide-public-health-study/#respond Wed, 16 Apr 2014 16:54:34 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=844685 EURACTIV France reports.]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/france-launches-nationwide-public-health-study/feed/ 0 European obesity on the rise: Study https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/european-obesity-on-the-rise-study/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/european-obesity-on-the-rise-study/#respond Wed, 19 Mar 2014 09:02:08 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=842731 EURACTIV France reports. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/european-obesity-on-the-rise-study/feed/ 0 Cardiovascular disease: Social and economic impacts https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/linksdossier/cardiovascular-disease-social-and-economic-impacts/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/linksdossier/cardiovascular-disease-social-and-economic-impacts/#respond Wed, 26 Feb 2014 08:55:39 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=842377 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/linksdossier/cardiovascular-disease-social-and-economic-impacts/feed/ 0 EU merges milk and fruit school scheme to combat child obesity https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eu-merges-milk-and-fruit-school-scheme-to-combat-child-obesity/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eu-merges-milk-and-fruit-school-scheme-to-combat-child-obesity/#comments Fri, 31 Jan 2014 07:58:49 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=833100 https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/news/eu-merges-milk-and-fruit-school-scheme-to-combat-child-obesity/feed/ 12 Commission unveils new plan to combat obesity [Promoted content] https://www.euractiv.com/section/health-consumers/video/commission-unveils-new-plan-to-combat-obesity/ Thu, 30 Jan 2014 17:14:10 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=852457 New global food table: Europe feasts while Africa fasts https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/new-global-food-table-europe-feasts-while-africa-fasts/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/new-global-food-table-europe-feasts-while-africa-fasts/#respond Wed, 15 Jan 2014 08:44:23 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832936 https://www.euractiv.com/section/sustainable-dev/news/new-global-food-table-europe-feasts-while-africa-fasts/feed/ 0 Health experts call for EU to move on eating habits https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/health-experts-call-for-eu-to-move-on-eating-habits/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/health-experts-call-for-eu-to-move-on-eating-habits/#respond Wed, 04 Dec 2013 19:15:58 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832865 SPECIAL REPORT / Health campaigners are calling for the European Commission to take action to alter people’s eating habits and curb rising obesity, but officials are wary that such a move may expose them to “nanny state” complaints, sources say. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/health-experts-call-for-eu-to-move-on-eating-habits/feed/ 0 Humble potato ‘must go to Africa’, Germany insists https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/humble-potato-must-go-to-africa-germany-insists/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/humble-potato-must-go-to-africa-germany-insists/#respond Thu, 21 Nov 2013 08:39:50 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832529 SPECIAL REPORT / Partnering with the private sector, Germany wants more potatoes to take root in Sub-Saharan Africa in an effort to address chronic food shortages. But development aid groups are sceptical about mixing business interests with public funding. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/agriculture-food/news/humble-potato-must-go-to-africa-germany-insists/feed/ 0 Europe tries new recipe to combat hunger in Ethiopia https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/europe-tries-new-recipe-to-combat-hunger-in-ethiopia/ https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/europe-tries-new-recipe-to-combat-hunger-in-ethiopia/#respond Wed, 20 Nov 2013 08:52:19 +0000 http://www.euractiv.com/?p=832537 SPECIAL REPORT / Learning from past crises, the European Commission has changed tack on its approach to food security in the Horn of Africa, focusing on resilience to droughts and supporting diversification in local farming production. ]]> https://www.euractiv.com/section/development-policy/news/europe-tries-new-recipe-to-combat-hunger-in-ethiopia/feed/ 0