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Obesity and the environment briefing: increasing physical activity and active travel

This briefing paper addresses the issue of creating environments where people are more likely to walk or cycle for short journeys.

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Obesity and the environment briefing: increasing physical activity and active travel

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A ‘healthy people, healthy places’ briefing, this briefing summarises the importance of action on obesity and a specific focus on active travel, and outlines the regulatory and policy approaches that can be taken.

Published 13 November 2013