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Updated: 26 October 2011

The Toronto Charter for Physical Activity: A Global Call for Action

The Toronto Charter for Physical Activity

The Toronto Charter for Physical Activity was launched in May 2010 by Global Advocacy for Physical Activity and has become a key advocacy document for government and NGO's around the world.

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The Toronto Charter for Physical Activity Adobe PDF 1.23 MB

The document provides a summary of the health and co benefits of promoting physical activity worldwide. In addition it provides a clear framework of four areas for action. The Toronto Charter has received a high level of support from organisations and individuals now using it to guide their work, seek funding and plan programs and national strategies.

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Investments that Work for Physical Activity

Investments that Work for Physical Activity

Published by the Global Advocacy for Physical Activity, Investments that Work for Physical Activity is complementary to the Toronto Charter for Physical Activity. The document can be used to support your work in raising the priority of physical activity and the benefits of investment and increased action.