The National Health Policy is currently under progress. It will be the fundamental policy concerning health promotion and prevention in Iceland, including prevention of cardiovascular disease, stroke and type 2 diabetes. The vision of the policy is to achieve well-being, health and equality for everyone, including all ages and both genders. It will contain a framework for monitoring and evaluation, a time frame for implementation and target indicators.
Act for e-cigarettes control is currently under progress. It will be comparable to the Tobacco Control Act and will provide youth workers, teachers, parents etc. support to keep e-cigarettes from youth under the age 18. In addition, smoking e-cigarettes will be forbidden e.g. in schools.
Action plan according to the Alcohol policy is under progress. A delay has been in this work but hopefully it will show some progress soon. In connection with this work, a policy on tobacco control and action plan will be made.
National nutrition survey is in preparations process and will hopefully be carried out within couple of years.