On this page you will find recordings of our event held in June 2023 and a webinar we hosted in November 2021.

Promoting Diet and Healthy Weight: What can Whole Systems Approaches deliver? (June 2023)

Recordings of our June event 'Promoting Healthy Weight: What can whole systems approaches deliver?' are now available to watch in full. The event was split into three sessions which each have their own recording below.

PART 1: National Approaches to Promoting Healthy Weight

PART 2: International Approaches to Promoting Healthy Weight

PART 3: Promoting Diet and Healthy Weight in Scotland


Whole Systems Approaches to Diet and Healthy Weight in a Digital World (November 2021)

Obesity Action Scotland hosted a webinar on Tuesday 9th November 2021 to learn about adopting whole systems approaches to diet and healthy weight in a digital world. Dr David Blane from the University of Glasgow chaired our event. We were joined by Niamh Smith, who introduced systems approaches and the early adopter programme in Scotland. Then three early adopter areas shared their diverse experiences of embracing whole systems working: 

  • Laura Gunning and Holly Macdonald shared the Loving Life project in Musselburgh, East Lothian 
  • Penny Oliver shared the Eyemouth Gateway to Good Health project in Scottish Borders 
  • Jenny Gillespie and Caitlyn Kydd shared Dundee's whole systems approach to child healthy weight