Working together to create a Scotland which promotes health and wellbeing. A Scotland where healthy food and physical activity are easy, acceptable, affordable and sustainable for all.
Who are the Scottish Obesity Alliance
The Scottish Obesity Alliance brings together organisations to collectively advocate for improved policy and practice on obesity prevention in Scotland. Read more...
Protect our young
Tackle inequalities in obesity
Make healthy choices easy
Create healthy environments
Develop a strong workforce
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Our Comment on the Government's Programme for Scotland 2019-20We are delighted that there is a commitment to legislate on restricting food promotions in the Government's Programme for Scotland 2019-20.
Scottish Obesity Alliance calls on First Minister to introduce regulation to restrict price promotions to curb obesity crisisMembers of the Scottish Obesity Alliance have written to the First Minister to urge the Scottish Government to restrict price promotions on food and drink products high in fat, sugar and salt.
Protect our young from junk food advertisingOur Consultation Response to the UK Government’s proposals for further advertising restrictions for products high in fat, sugar and salts (HFSS) on tv and online.
Understanding Obesity Prevention and the Impact of Place-MakingShruti Jain, Scottish Obesity Alliance Co-ordinator, explores how planning can promote healthy communities.