INFORMAS (International Network for Food and Obesity/non-communicable diseases Research, Monitoring and Action Support): overview and key principles.

  title={INFORMAS (International Network for Food and Obesity/non-communicable diseases Research, Monitoring and Action Support): overview and key principles.},
  author={Boyd A. Swinburn and Gabriell Sacks and Stefanie Vandevijvere and Shiriki K Kumanyika and Tim Lobstein and Brennan Neal and Sim{\'o}n Barquera and Sharon Friel and C. D. Hawkes and Brian Kelly and Mary L'abbe and Anthony Lee and Jiupeng Ma and J Macmullan and Suxdaki Mohan and C Monteiro and Martha Rayner and David Sanders and Wendy Snowdon and Charlie Walker},
  journal={Obesity reviews : an official journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity},
  volume={14 Suppl 1},
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) dominate disease burdens globally and poor nutrition increasingly contributes to this global burden. Comprehensive monitoring of food environments, and evaluation of the impact of public and private sector policies on food environments is needed to strengthen accountability systems to reduce NCDs. The International Network for Food and Obesity/NCDs Research, Monitoring and Action Support (INFORMAS) is a global network of public-interest organizations and… CONTINUE READING
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