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Food based Dietary Guidelines

  • FBDG reflect the nutrition situation of the country
  • FBDG recommendations use ordinary language that the general public understands
  • FBDG provide practical advice that is appropriate for local customs, dietary patterns, economic conditions and lifestyles.
  • FBDG are based on scientific principles 

Food Guidelines by Country

FAO is pleased to present dietary guidelines and food guides, which we have received from around the world. Please click here

last updated:  Friday, January 8, 2016