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Let's get moving: Canada releases first policy focused on physical activity

Posted by Dawn Morrison on June 6, 2018 in News

Canada has just released its first ever singular policy focused on physical activity, A Common Vision for Increasing Physical Activity and Reducing Sedentary Living in Canada: Let’s Get Moving.

Recognizing the critical public health issues related to inactivity and sedentary behaviour, the federal, provincial and territorial (FPT) Ministers responsible for sport, physical activity and recreation directed officials to address population-level physical activity.  The resulting Common Vision was designed for all organizations, communities and leaders that have or could have a stake in addressing these issues.

 

Read the policy: 

Let’s Get Moving Canada!