|Project Title||Tackling the Silent Killer: Coalition for TFAs Elimination in Pakistan|
|Project Duration:||One year (June 2023 – May 2024)|
|Project Objectives:||1. In collaboration with advocacy partners, to build consensus among key decision makers (National) for the development and adoption of best practice TFA limit regulation.
2. Build strong coalition of individuals, civil society organizations and other stakeholders to strategize and influence decision makers to pass TFA regulations.
3. Collaborate with GHAI to develop and implement a comprehensive strategy to monitor and counter industry/front groups to create an enabling environment for TFA regulation in Pakistan.
|Target Group and beneficiaries:||CSOs, public health experts and consumers|
|Project Details:||Centre for Peace and Development Initiatives (CPDI) has formulated a project in June 2023, titled “Tackling the Silent Killer: Coalition for TFAs Elimination in Pakistan”. The purpose of this one-year project is to achieve a mandatory national limit of 2 grams of industrially produced trans fatty acids (TFA) per 100 grams of total fat in all foods in Pakistan. The project will engage both government and civil society organizations (CSOs) to build consensus for the development and adoption of best practice trans fatty acids (TFA) limit regulation, influence decision makers to pass TFA regulations, and monitor and counter industry/front groups to create an enabling environment for TFA regulation in Pakistan.|
Journalists Training Sessions on TFA (August 2023 onward)
|Batch||Announcement Date||Application Deadline||City||Training Date||No. of Participants||Press Release||Media Coverage|
|1||1st September||25th September – Click to Apply|
|2||9th August||15th August||Islamabad||30th August||25||Download||Click to View All|