Our mission is for more people to live a healthy life for longer.
Everyone deserves to live a long and healthy life, no matter where they live or their life circumstances. But right now, some people are dying years earlier than they should. In many cases this is because they are living with obesity, a condition that cuts lives short by increasing the risk of disease and other health problems. One of the main causes of obesity is unhealthy food and drink.
Nesta is working with partners across the public, private and non-profit sector to design, test and scale innovative solutions to reducing obesity.
Our goal is to help people live longer, healthier lives by halving the number of people with obesity in the UK over the ten years to 2030.
We will do this by:
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