Protecting policy space for public health nutrition in an era of international investment agreements

Marian Garcia Martinez, Andrew Fearne, Julie A. Caswell, Spencer Henson
2010 and earlier

Restricted access article in the Food Policy Journal looking at shared responsibility for food safety governance. Although complex, this article has nuances that can advance debates on public private partnerships on nutrition. The discussion includes incentives for private actors to implement enhanced food safety controls, including flexible and binding regulations. The focus is on co-regulation and cooperation between public and private sectors. The article outlines regulatory standard-setting processes and looks at the scope for co-regulation on issues of implementation and enforcement.

This resource has been peer reviewed