SNF Swedish Nutrition Foundation

SNF, the Swedish Nutrition Foundation, is a non-profit organisation (formerly Stiftelsen Svensk Näringsforskning) that was founded in 1961 on the initiative of the food industry with the aim of promoting nutrition-related research and its practical application. Since then SNF has contributed to the development, dissemination and utilisation of knowledge concerning food and health.

SNF provides a bridge between nutrition research and other actors within society who are active in the area of food and health, not least the food industry.

SNF has a unique network of leading researchers in the field of nutrition, which means that the activities offered by SNF are of excellent quality and high credibility.

The activities of SNF are impartial with regard to both commercial interests and areas of research. The board has defined guidelines for the activities that ensure neutrality and scientific objectivity (


A society where science-based knowledge about healthy and sustainable eating habits is accessible to all


SNF makes nutrition research available in order to facilitate increased knowledge, evidence-based discussion in society and further innovations in the area of food-related health – to enable good public health.

SNF businessplan 2018-2020 is a knowledge portal that offers unique knowledge-enhancing material written in Swedish/Nordic languages by researchers, freely available to all. >>

Nordisk NutritionNordisk Nutrition

Nordisk Nutrition primarily publishes theme issues in Swedish/Nordic languages that give an in-depth account and insight into current issues within nutrition. >>

Food & Nutrition ResearchFood & Nutrition

Food & Nutrition Research is an international peer-reviewed Open Access journal published by Open Academia behalf of the Swedish Nutrition Foundation.
As one of the first Open Access journals in its field, Food & Nutrition Research offers an important forum for researchers to exchange the latest results from research on human nutrition broadly and food-related nutrition in particular. >>




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