Mexico / UNICEF: Front-of-package food labeling protects children and must be maintained

The front labeling used in Mexico, proven to be one of the best in the world as it is simple, prominent and easy to interpret, should be defended as a mechanism to guide consumption and protect children and adolescents from environments that increase the propensity to obesity and related diseases, said UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund.

Uruguay: Resolution on Manual for the application of front-of-package food labeling published

By Resolution S/n the Ministry of Public Health (MSP in Spanish) approves the Manual for the application of the front food labeling (2.482*R).