The European Commission has today published a proposal aimed at bringing together two currently separate school nutrition schemes with a view to improving children's awareness of healthy eating habits. The School Fruit Scheme and the School Milk Scheme will address poor nutrition more effectively, reinforce the educational elements of the programmes and contribute to fight against obesity.

As Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development, Dacian Cioloş stated: "With the changes proposed ...

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