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NEW: Healthy Weight Declaration Impact and Influence Case Study Report

Food Active are delighted to present our new report, ‘Healthy Weight Declaration: Impact and Influence Case Study Report’ which provides insight into the impact and influence the Declaration has had within different councils, each with their own political structures, priorities,

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Pendle becomes the 20th council to sign up to the Local Government Declaration on Healthy Weight

We are pleased to announce that Pendle Council have adopted the Local Government Declaration on Healthy Weight, bringing the number of local authority adoptees up to 20.  Pendle Council have become the 20th local council to adopt the Local Government

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Blog: The Story Behind the Local Government Declaration on Healthy Weight

To mark 2 weeks until the #FoodActive2019 conference, bringing together 100 delegates to discuss the importance of promoting healthy weight across all policies, we hear from our Director of Research, Robin Ireland to reflect back on the origins of the

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Devon County Council become the first local authority in the South West to adopt the Healthy Weight Declaration

We are pleased to announce that today, Devon County Council have become the first council in the South West to sign Food Active’s Local Government Declaration on Healthy Weight. Cabinet member for Public Health, Roger Croad, signed the declaration in

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Food Active Annual Conference 2019: Healthy Weight in all Policies – Two Years On

Following the success of our first ‘Healthy Weight in all Policies’ conference in 2017, this year we are reflecting back on the progress made on the obesity agenda in the last two years, and plans for the future, both at

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Food Active presents at the LGA ‘Healthy Weight, Healthy Future’ Conference

Food Active was delighted to host a workshop at the Local Government Association Conference in London yesterday (Wednesday 17th July), titled ‘Healthy Weight, Healthy Future: making childhood obesity everyone’s business’. Organised jointly by the Local Government Association and the Association of Directors

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Shared Learning at the Healthy Weight Declaration Regional South West Meeting

Food Active has been working with Public Health England South West to support local authorities in the South West to use the Local Authority Declaration on Healthy Weight to support a whole systems approach to addressing overweight and obesity. A

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Food Active Bulletin: Healthy Weight Declaration Special Edition

In 2019, Food Active will be sending a Healthy Weight Declaration special edition bulletin every now and then to update Food Active subscribers on all of the exciting work going on across the country.  The bulletin will come in addition to

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The Healthy Weight Declaration – Sharing the Learning: Kirklees Council

In this article, we hear from colleagues at Kirklees Council to find out some of the key learning and experiences that led to the official adoption of the Local Government Declaration in March 2019, as part of the advocacy project for

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The Healthy Weight Declaration – Sharing the Learning: Devon County Council

Devon County Council are one of a number of local authorities in the South West working towards adopting the Local Government Declaration on Healthy Weight, a roll-out scheme commissioned by Public Health England South West. In this article, we hear

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