Media room
Welcome to the AfN Media Room, where you can access our position statements and briefing notes, AfN press releases and any AfN responses to media coverage of relevance to UKVRN registrants.

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Press Releases and Press Notes
Press Note: DH Public Consultation Response

We have responded to the Department of Health public consultation on the Promoting professionalism, reforming regulation. Our response can be viewed here.

AfN Manifesto Review

We have reviewed the manifestos from the main political parties for the forthcoming General Election and produced a summary of each parties pledges for the next government which relate to nutrition and public health.

To read a copy please click here

Press Release: Better Nutrition = Better Health (19 Apr 2017)

Better Nutrition = Better Health: A Manifesto Call from the Association for Nutrition to ALL political parties to make nutrition a key part of party manifestos for the next parliament.

Press Note: BANT Public Consultation Response (17 Mar 2017)

We acknowledge the publication today of the British Association of Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy (BANT) response to their public consultation on their draft proposal for a Curriculum Framework for Functional Dietetics. We will review this document and consider our response in due course. 

View all AfN release and notices here.

AfN Position Statements

2017 Updated Document: AfN Rules

2017 Position Update: AfN Discussion Paper on Professional Regulation and Statutory Protection 

View all AfN briefing notes and position statements here.

AfN Consultations

There are currently no consultations open


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