County Profile - Czech Republic

The ECPO is a European organisation consisting of national advocates from across 24 countries. Our aim is to support the national associations and collaborate as one strong united voice. Here you will find more information on the support available in your country. This may range from a patient association and/or scientific association, to highlighting the work in your country in the obesity area. Please scroll down to find out more from the patient representatives for your country and engage with them via their email or social media for further information.


Obesity in Czech Republic

In the Czech Republic 22% of woman and 20% of men have a BMI of more than 30. For people living with obesity there is evidenced based information for patient and public available from the following websites:,,,

 Obesity has been recognised as a disease in Czech Republic.


As part of our #LivingWithObesity campaign, we spoke to people across Europe to share their experiences of LivingWithObesity.

The results are shared in this breathtaking true to life story of what our members face on a daily basis.

Country Representatives

Patient Organisations

Czech Republic has organisations that is available to support people who are living with obesity.

STOB society has programme based on cognitive behaviour which aims to information and educate.

They also offer psychotherapy, arrange for PWO to contact with experts (doctors, nutritionalists, psychologists, Physiotherapists etc.








Patient Organisation Social Media

Czech Republic’s patients organisations are available on Social Media


Scientific Organisations

Czech Republic has scientific organisations that specialise in the treatment of obesity.



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