"We are proud to partner with CYDA
for the initiative, envisioned to improve the living conditions of the marginalized section who don't have access to basic amenities like clean drinking water, and sanitation infrastructure and services.
CyDA president Eleni Andreou said epidemiological studies have shown that diet has a significant effect on the appearance of cancer.
Based on this research CyDA said the consumption of meat should be limited to two meals per week.
president said families also played an important role in helping shape their children's eating habits.
Yesterday she presented the preliminary results of a CYDA survey on obesity in Cyprus.
The study, which is a random national sample of 1,000 men and women aged 18 to 80, was conducted by CYDA in co-operation with the Universities of Cyprus and Crete as well as the University of Harokopiou in Athens.