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Open letter calls for global treaty to tackle obesity

BMJ 2014; 349 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.g6851 (Published 17 November 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;349:g6851
  1. Jacqui Wise
  1. 1London

Health campaigners have called for a global treaty to promote healthy diets and tackle obesity, modelled on the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control.

An open letter from the World Obesity Federation, the UK Health Forum, and consumer groups has been sent to the heads of WHO and the Food and Agriculture Organization.1 It was sent on the eve of the Second International Conference on …

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