Seminar on “Ensuring a Healthy Diet – Welfare of the National Guard staff”
A seminar on “Ensuring a Healthy Diet - Welfare of the National Guard staff” took place on Monday, February 25, at the “Christos Samara” military base.
The meeting was attended by officers of the National Guard and officials of the Cyprus Sports Organization.
The purpose of the Seminar was to inform the attendees on Food Health and Safety, and Welfare.
Specifically, the discussions focused on the legislation governing the operation of businesses involved in the food chain, the HACCP system, relevant hazards, harmful organisms and the ways of dealing with them.
Furthermore, topics related to Welfare were analyzed and the results of a study of the somatometric measurements of National Guard officers were presented.
In his greeting, the Chief of the National Guard Lieutenant General Ilias Leontaris stressed the importance of a healthy diet in maintaining a good physique by the staff of the National Guard and from now on, the assessment of staff in this area will be more substantial.
Also, the Chief of the National Guard thanked the officials of the CSO for their cooperation with the National Guard.