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Bold steps needed for national physical activity policy for COVID-19 and beyond

Professor Vicki Lambert from the University of Cape Town’s (UCT) and GDAR has been part of spearheading two policy briefs for government about physical activity.

October 2020. Read more…

GDAR researchers supporting COVID-19 response

GDAR researchers have been involved in a range of work in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

July 2020. Read more…

Turning the Tide

GDAR teams up with NCD Alliance and BBC StoryWorks as part of short film series

February 2020. Read more…

A view of Cape Town South AfricaRICHE | Africa Workshop on Healthy Cities – Report

Healthy Cities: Intersectoral approaches to non-communicable disease prevention in Africa.

February 2020. Read more…

A map of Kenya with photographs of Kisumu researchers and stakeholdersKisumu: from hypermarket to household

How will changes in the food environment affect communities in Kenya?

September 2019. Read more…

A buffet of foodGlobal diet and health

GDAR and MRC Epidemiology Unit researchers discuss fresh evidence from a huge global study

April 2019. Read more…

Funding awarded for new Global Diet and Activity Research Group and Network (GDAR)

Press Release issued when the GDAR funding was announced

July 2017. Read more…