« At European Union level, the Joint Programming initiative (JPI) «A healthy diet for a healthy life» provides a roadmap for harmonised and structured research activities with defined priorities to achieve these goals in the area of food, nutrition and health.
CENS has the ambition to be an player in the JPI vision « that in 2030 all Europeans will have the motivation, ability and opportunity to consume a healthy diet from a variety of foods, have healthy levels of physical activity and the incidence of diet-related diseases will have decreased significantly. »
CENS wants to strengthen partnerships between academic research, food industry and pharmaceutical companies to allow an integrative and operational approach combining nutritional, social and health sciences. »