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Between 2018 and 2019 Kenya registered a 30% spike in sugar production and an increase in sugar consumption.Between 2018 and 2019 Kenya registered a 30% spike in sugar production and an increase in sugar consumption.

Kenya doesn't have a stand-alone tax on sugary drinks: we set out to find out why

Without reliable, local and timely data, countries will miss the potential of sugar-sweetened beverage taxation as a public health intervention.Without reliable, local and timely data, countries will miss the potential of sugar-sweetened beverage taxation as a public health intervention.

Why African countries need reliable local data on sugary drinks taxes

Why African countries need reliable local data on sugary drinks taxes

Rwanda's food policies focus on production to make sure people have livelihoods and enough nutritious food. Not much attention is given to overnutrition.Rwanda's food policies focus on production to make sure people have livelihoods and enough nutritious food. Not much attention is given to overnutrition.

How Rwanda can use fiscal policies to improve health outcomes

How Rwanda can use fiscal policies to improve health outcomes

Tension between the government’s economic and public health priorities is preventing stronger fiscal measures to address nutrition-related noncommunicable diseases.Tension between the government’s economic and public health priorities is preventing stronger fiscal measures to address nutrition-related noncommunicable diseases.

Zambia must find a way to balance the economy and public health in tax policy

Zambia must find a way to balance the economy and public health in tax policy