Presentation of the results of 6th round of COSI Portugal 2022

On 27 June 2023, the Instituto Nacional de Saúde Doutor Ricardo Jorge, in its capacity as the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborative Centre for Childhood Nutrition and Obesity, held a public session in its auditorium in Lisbon to present the COSI Portugal 2022 Report.

On this occasion, Professor Ana Rito presented the results of the 6th round of COSI Portugal (2022), the child nutrition surveillance system integrated into the Childhood Obesity Surveillance Initiative (COSI) study by the WHO Regional Office for Europe.

In addition to monitoring the prevalence of childhood overweight and obesity, the 6th round of the COSI study exceptionally included a study (COSI/COVID-19) to assess the impact of the SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 pandemic on the nutritional status and lifestyle behaviours of schoolchildren.

To access the report and factsheet, click HERE.

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