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ICBA News & Press Statements

International Council of Beverages Associations’ Response to the Health Behavior in School-Aged Children Survey

May 19, 2020

ICBA Announces Election of New Officers

November 20, 2019

ICBA's Response to the World Health Organization's Report

August 21, 2019

ICBA Launches the Latin American Regional Group

December 8, 2017

ICBA’s Asia Pacific Group's Statement in Response to the Soft Drink Tax in Sri Lanka

August 21, 2017

ICBA’s Statement Regarding Benzoates

March 30, 2017

ICBA’s Response to Health Affairs Journal Article on the Mexico Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Tax

February 23, 2017

ICBA’s Response to the Technical Committee report on Fiscal Policies for the Diet and Prevention of Non-Communicable Diseases

October 11, 2016

International Council of Beverages Associations’ Response to the WHO Commission on Ending Childhood Obesity (“ECHO”) Report

May 27, 2016

ICBA Response to Claims by CSPI on Marketing of Beverages Worldwide

February 9, 2016

ICBA Response to Press Release of UK-based Group, Action on Sugar

October 1, 2015

International Beverage Association Enhances Guidelines on Marketing to Children

September 18, 2015

International Beverage Association Responds to Article that Purports to Link Beverages to Global Disease

June 30, 2015

La Asociación Internacional de Bebidas Responde al Artículo que Pretende Vincular a las Bebidas con la Enfermedad Mundial

June 30, 2015

Declaración sobre la directriz de la OMS: Ingesta de azúcares para adultos y niños

March 31, 2014

Statement on WHO Guideline: Sugars intake for adults and children

March 31, 2014