Nutrition Labeling Webinar

TheNetwork for Consumer Protection organized a very interactive and informative webinar session on "Nutrition labeling of food products” which was facilitated by renowned Dr. Abdul Sattar Shah (Director technical food safety and halal food authority, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa). The webinar highlighted the importance of nutrition labeling which is required to understand the nutritional content of a particular product. Dr. Abdul Sattar also discussed the nutrition labeling regulations in Pakistan and offences and penalties regarding the use of food labels. He also emphasized on the need of signpost labeling/traffic light labeling which will help individuals to make healthy food choices while maintaining a balanced diet.