Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity and Health

The extent, nature and effects of food promotion to children : a review of the evidence to December 2008

Prepared for the World Health Organization

Cairns, Georgina; Angus, Kathryn; Hastings, Gerard

Publication details

Number of pages: 173
Publication date: 2009
Languages: English
ISBN: 9789241598835



This report is an update of a systematic review of the evidence commissioned by WHO in 2006 and summarizes evidence up until December 2008 on the global extent and nature of food promotion to children, and its effects on their food knowledge, preferences, behaviour and diet-related health outcomes.