National Dietary Guidelines are the go-to source for nutrition advice


Dietary guidelines determine the food choices of millions of children and adults around the globe. Yet the majority of such guidelines still ignore the science recommending fewer animal products to meet health and climate goals.

You can help us to change National Dietary Guidelines

We’re organizing a powerful army of scientists, medical professionals, NGOs, and other influencers. Your support will equip them with the science-based research, actionable solutions, and resources needed to put plants at the center of plates worldwide. 

We will change the National Dietary Guidelines with you by our side. Please join this vital effort and make a generous contribution today.




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4 WHO (2015): Q&A on the carcinogenicity of the consumption of red meat and processed meat. available at [21.09.2020]