McDonalds sponsoring GLA programme

Meeting: 
MQT on 2013-11-20
Session date: 
November 20, 2013
Reference: 
2013/4094
Question By: 
Jenny Jones
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Given that one in five children in London already suffer from obesity are you neglecting your health responsibilities by entering a sponsorship deal with McDonalds to help fund your 'Capital Clean Up' programme? This programme targets, amongst others, schools and youth groups, with the successful applicants obliged to acknowledge McDonalds, the fast food outlet that is associated with highly processed, high fat, high sugar and other unhealthy foods, in any arising publicity.

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