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The Dutch Choices programme, ‘Ik kies bewust’ ends

October 18th, 2018

After October 18 2018, food and beverage producers are no longer allowed to print the Choices logo in The Netherlands on their packages. This follows the decision of the Dutch Ministry of Health of 2016 to end their support for the programme. The foundation that governed the Dutch Choices programme, ‘Ik kies bewust’,  will also cease to exist as of this day.

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NCDs and Malnutrition

September 14th, 2018

Gradually the nutrition & health agenda of most countries in the world are dominated by non-communicable diseases. In preparation of the UN Summit on NCDs at 27 September in New York, the UN calculated that half of the avoidable deaths caused by NCDs take place in middle-income countries. This shows the importance to accelerate the NCD prevention actions in these countries. In the last 5 years Choices has gradually shifted its focus from western countries to East-Asia and Africa.

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Choices’ Commitment to the Sustainable Development Goals

September 14th, 2018

Consumers all around the world do what they can to find healthier food options for themselves and their families. Choices wants to help them in making the healthy choice the easy choice. By indicating healthier food products, by pushing industry to improve their products and by contributing to national consumer education. Healthier, more nutritious food is necessary to prevent both non-communicable diseases and malnutrition.

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