Health initiatives

FEDERALIMENTARE

Promoting healthy lifestyles and fighting obesity through food education

In July 2016 Federalimentare has renewed its partnership with the Italian Ministry of Education signing an Official Agreement for the triennium 2016-2019 relating to issues of primary importance for the Italian food industry:
– Nutrition education, combined with adequate physical activity, as the only way to deal with the phenomena of overweight and obesity;
– The promotion of talent, the prevention of dropouts in education and training paths, through opportunities combined school / work in the agro-food sector;
– The definition of program lines in the national research and innovation policies, with the support of the National Agrifood Technology Cluster.