Pathways to policy: Nutrition
Coalitions Linking Action and Science for Prevention (CLASP) was an initiative of the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer that aimed to reduce the risk of cancer and chronic disease through the implementation of evidence-based program and policy interventions. Four projects focused on creating healthier food environments and increasing healthy eating through 260 new policies or policy changes.
The following report describes the lessons learned (i.e. “Pathways to Policy”) from these projects and can inform the development of healthy public policy in jurisdictions across Canada: