EPHAC is an alliance of health organisations working together for a healthier more sustainable Common Agriculture Policy.

Facts on diet and chronic disease

Chronic diseases such as Obesity and overweight, cardiovascular disease, cancer and diabetes are a major barrier to prosperity in the EU. Diet is one of the major modifiable determinants of chronic disease. Click on links below for facts on diet and chronic disease.

Towards a healthier, sustainable CAP – Challenges and opportunities in Poland

This seminar highlighted the challenges and opportunities in Poland in relation to CAP towards 2020. See highlights and conclusions here.

Towards a healthier, more sustainable agriculture policy

The Common Agriculture Policy needs to incorporate public health as a deliverable if 2020 objectives for smart, inclusive, sustainable growth are to be met. Read EPHAC’s position on the future of the CAP.

EP debate on Public Health’s role in CAP

European Parliament policy debate on ”The role of public health in the Common Agricultural Policy” took place on June 16, 2011. The debate was hosted by Oana Elena Antonescu MEP, with participation of EU Commissioner for Agriculture – Dacian Ciolos and EU Commissioner for Health – John Dalli

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Good Food March 2012

This summer, farmers, citizens and young people march to Brussels to bring their demands for the reform of the Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) directly to the EU institutions. Join us!
Read more here.
Join the Good Food March

Good Food March 2012


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