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A webinar about the Federal Tobacco Control Act
On March 6, 2012, guest speakers from the FDA and local communities joined staff from the Center for Tobacco Policy and Organizing (The Center, a project of the American Lung Association in California) and TALC for a webinar discussion on “What the Federal Tobacco Control Act Does and Doesn’t Do,...
Webinar presented March 6, 2012
A webinar about what states and communities can do to support the law
In 2010, Congress passed the landmark child nutrition reauthorization law known as the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act. Now it's up to the USDA along with state policymakers, community leaders, and parents to make sure it gets fully implemented so that students have access to healthier school foods....
Webinar presented November 10, 2011
A webinar about emerging tobacco retailer policies
ChangeLab Solutions and the American Lung Association in California’s Center for Tobacco Policy & Organizing (the Center) coproduced a webinar detailing "plug-ins" for tobacco retailer licensing ordinances.
Webinar presented November 8, 2011
A webinar about finding funding for healthier food options
Advocates are looking for ways to fund projects that will bring healthy food into their communities – from improving corner stores to attracting new grocery stores, farmers’ markets, and mobile food carts. What federal, state, and local agencies can support these efforts?In this webinar, we...
Webinar presented October 27, 2011
A webinar about legal and practical issues
How can we make streets more walkable? And how can communities address legal issues that may emerge, especially around liability?On September 22, we hosted a webinar on key practical and legal considerations involved in creating pedestrian-friendly streets. We discussed policy tools that can make...
Webinar presented September 22, 2011
A webinar on IWG standards
ChangeLab Solutions' National Policy and Legal Analysis Network to Prevent Childhood Obesity (NPLAN) and the Food Marketing Workgroup hosted a webinar to provide an insider’s view of the recently released Interagency Working Group (IWG) standards for foods marketed to children.Food and beverage...
Webinar presented May 27, 2011
A webinar about bringing healthy food options into redevelopment
Local efforts to rebuild "blighted" neighborhoods offer a prime opportunity to attract grocery stores and other healthy food outlets to the areas that need them most. During this webinar, we discussed how to plug into redevelopment projects to get healthier food options into the plan.The webinar...
Webinar presented March 24, 2011
A webinar about how communities can create healthy environments
Public health has experienced a seismic shift in how policy is viewed in prevention efforts. What can communities do to ensure that public health policy creates healthy environments?Watch our webinar on “Eight Essential Elements for Strong Public Health Policy” to learn how to craft sustainable...
Webinar presented February 24, 2011
A webinar on using development tools for healthier food in small stores
Corner store advocates around the country are exploring how policy approaches could incentivize and sustain healthy changes in small stores. The authority of local governments to regulate land use and economic development and levy taxes lends itself to a number of promising policy interventions....
Webinar presented September 14, 2010
A webinar about healthy food options
Eating healthier foods — including more fresh fruits and vegetables — helps to reduce the risk of obesity and chronic disease. Families and children from low-income communities and communities of color are less likely to have diets that meet nutrition guidelines. Studies show that residents of...
Webinar presented February 12, 2010