Goal

Implement Tax Exemption for products for the prevention and management of malnutrition / Innovative taxes in favor of nutrition and application of added taxes on products that are harmful to health, such as foods that are too fatty, too salty, sugary and carbonated

FROM Commitment: contribute funding for nutrition

Government / Sao Tome and Principe

CONSAN-STP

Partner organisations:
Country government at any administrative level: Ministério da Saúde, Ministério de finanças e economia Azul
Multilateral organisations, including United Nations (UN) agencies: unicef, FAO
Date made: 15 Mar 2022
Related event: 2021 Tokyo N4G Summit | 2021 UN Food Systems Summit
Verification status Pending Find out more
NAF SMARTness index Low Find out more
Targeted location - prevalence of consumption of sugary, salty, fatty and carbonated products
Targeted population Overall population (all ages, both sexes)
Population coverage 178,739.0
Primary indicator reduced consumption of processed and ultra-processed products
Primary indicator baseline 0%
Primary indicator target 50%
Duration January, 2023 - December, 2030

Goal action plan

Implement Tax Exemption for products for the prevention and management of malnutrition / Innovative taxes in favor of nutrition and application of added taxes on products that are harmful to health, such as foods that are too fatty, too salty, sugary and carbonated

Nutrition Action Classification

Enabling

  • Financial
  • Operational
  • Leadership and governance
  • Research monitoring and data

Policy

  • Food environment
  • Food supply chain
  • Consumer knowledge
  • Nutrition care services

Impact

  • Undernutrition
  • Diet
  • Obesity and diet-related NCDs
  • Food and nutrition security

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