Position Papers and Statements

  • Nutrient Profiles

  • January 04th 2010
  • EHN has given its views on nutrient profiles models below.  EHN has also written a letter to MEPs explaining why nutrient profiles cannot be deleted from the 2006 Claims regulation.

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  • Food labelling

  • June 24th 2008
  • EHN position on the Commission proposal on consumer information on food products

  • Structure and rates of excise duty

  • June 21st 2007
  • European Heart Network’s response to the European Commission’s Consultation Paper on the structure and rates of excise duty applied on cigarettes and other manufactured tobacco.

  • NGO position paper on Audiovisual Media Services

  • October 03rd 2006
  • Five leading Health NGOs (the European Heart Network, the European Public Health Alliance, Eurocare, the Pharmaceutical group of the EU and the European Respiratory Society) have developed a common position paper on the Commission proposal for Directive on Audivisual Media Services (revision of the Television Without Frontiers directive).

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  • EHN Position on Public Health Programme 2007-2013

  • October 10th 2005
  • European Heart Network position on the Communication from the Commission to the European Parliament, The Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions on Healthier, safer, more confident citizens: a Health and Consumer protection Strategy and the proposal for a Decision of the European Parliament and the Council establishing a Programme of Community action in the field of Health and Consumer protection 2007-2013.