The mission of the Nutrition Working Group (WG) is to strive for evidence-based global harmonization of nutrition regulations and legislation. The goal is to publish a nutrition white paper that discusses global, consistent nutrition policy with an action plan on nutrition and recommendations for harmonization of dietary guidance.
Topics & Objectives
The Nutrition WG plans to develop a white paper to stimulate worldwide agreement on dietary guidance appropriate within the framework of existing international food safety laws and regulations to:
- Offer recommendations for global harmonization of nutrition labeling and health claims
- Provide expertise to advise on the elimination of differences in international nutrition guidelines, regulations and legislation
- Harmonize education for nutritional health and training standards
- Bert Schwitters, Netherlands
- Klaus Hadwiger, Germany
- Santosh Khokhar, UK
- Fatih Yıldız, Turkey
- Mark Shamtsyan, Russia
- Hans Verhagen, Italy
- Amin Mousavi Khaneghah, Iran
- Bernd van der Meulen, Netherlands
- Gerhard Schleining, Austria
Dates, times and locations to be announced.
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