Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity and Health

Roll-up banners

Fiscal policies for diet and the prevention of noncommunicable diseases

To advocate for the implementation of fiscal policies as part of comprehensive strategy, WHO has developed an advocacy package targeting policy makers and health advocates. The package includes the following four roll-up banners.

Banner: Evidence shows that a tax of 20% on sugary drinks can lead to a reduction of consumption of around 20%

Banner: Low-income and young consumers have the highest health benefits from taxes on sugary drinks

Banner: Sugary drinks: the tip of the iceberg

Banner: Tax on sugary drinks lead to savings on healthcare

Dynamic posters: Taxes on sugary drinks lead to less obesity and better health