Position papers


A position paper is the official view of EFAD on a particular topic and can be used by governments or others to inform their understanding.

It is based on evidence and well-founded knowledge of the topic.


An interdisciplinary approach is needed to successfully integrate more sustainable healthy diets into a complex system of food production and supply.



European dietetic associations and the European dietitian workforce are committed and willing to promote healthier and more sustainable dietary patterns through affordable diets that are diversified, nutritious, less resource-intensive, and produce minimal waste.


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Categories: Resolution

EFAD "Budapest Resolution"

Last Modified: 21 October 2022
Other language version: Italian, French, Swedish
Tags: resolution
Categories: Papers, Policy

EFAD Policy Paper on The Use of Fiscal Measures on Food to Improve Food Environments

Last Modified: May 2022
Tags: ESDN Public Health, fiscal measures, policy
Categories: Papers, Position Paper

EFAD Position Paper Sustainable Dietary Patterns

Last Modified: 05.04.2022
Tags: Position paper, Sustainability
Categories: Papers, Policy

Contribution of Nutrient Profile Models to the Promotion of Healthy Eating Environments: Profiling Snacks

Last Modified: March 2022
Tags: ESDN Public Health, nutrient profiling, snacks
Categories: Factsheet

EFAD Fact Sheet on Nutrient Profile

Last Modified: January 2021
Tags: Public Health
Categories: Papers

Sustainable Health Through the Life Span

Last Modified: October 2019
Tags: Sustainability
Categories: Infographic

How Can Europe Achieve Sustainable Health Through the Lifespan?

Last Modified: October 2019
Categories: Position Paper, Statements

AOECS and EFAD joint position statement on nutritional value of GF foods

Last Modified: June 2019
Tags: Gluten free
Categories: Papers, Policy

Nutrient Profile Models

Last Modified: January 2018
Tags: Public Health