Implementing Taxes on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages

Implementing Taxes on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages. Potential Benefits for Children. Dear colleagues, In this issue, we share with you Implementing Taxes on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages: An overview of current approaches and the potential benefits for children. This publication by UNICEF explores the experience from countries that have implemented “soda taxes” to prevent childhood overweight. With increased rates…

AFRICAN SCHOOL FEEDING CLUSTER STRATEGY

The strategy for the African school feeding cluster is now available. The African Union, with support from the WFP Centre of Excellence against Hunger, has prepared the basic documents that will guide the work of the CESA Home-Grown School Feeding Cluster. A new publication presents the terms of reference, the strategy, the workplan, and the…