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World Obesity Day

Description

World Obesity Day was established in 2015 as an annual campaign with the goal of stimulating and supporting practical actions that will help people achieve and maintain a healthy weight and reverse the global obesity crisis.

Actions you can take:

  • Increase knowledge and understanding of the challenge of obesity, and what can and should be done to overcome it.
  • Encourage member associations and supporters to get involved with advocacy and campaigning on obesity-related issues.
  • Encourage governments to take urgent action to meet their commitment to halt the rise in obesity by 2025.
  • Share national experiences of campaigning to enable the spread of best practices.