Since 2008, RIVM has been a designated WHO Collaborating Centre for Nutrition. The centre supports the work of the World Health Organization (WHO) on nutrition, physical activity and obesity, through research and scientific publications, development of methodologies and manuals, training courses and workshops, participating as experts in WHO-meetings and providing expert advice to WHO and Member States.


The Centre for NutritionĀ is coordinated by Marieke Hendriksen and Ivon Milder. RIVM staff involved in the activities of the Centre are based in the Centre for Nutrition, Prevention and Health Services and in the Centre for Health and Society.