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Children's Rights and Food Marketing
Children's Rights and Food Marketing

Children's Rights and Food Marketing

State Duties in Obesity Prevention



288 Pages, 5.75 x 11.5

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $107.00 (US $107.00) (CA $144.00)

Publication Date: July 2022

ISBN 9781839702259

Rights: US & CA

Intersentia (Jul 2022)

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This book provides a thorough account of states' obligations to prevent childhood obesity under the Convention on the Rights of the Child, focusing on restricting unhealthy food marketing to children. It also examines state obligations under the European Convention on Human Rights and EU law.

Author Biography

Dr. Katharina Ó Cathaoir is Associate Professor of Law, specialising in health law, at the Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen and is Pro Futura Scientia Fellow at the Swedish Collegium of Advanced Studies. She holds a Bachelor of Laws from University College Cork, an LLM from Trinity College Dublin and a PhD from the University of Copenhagen.