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Manual on healthy cities

Manual on healthy cities

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Published by Human Settlement Management Institute, Ministry of Urban Development in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology, Urban -- India,
  • Urban health -- India

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesHealthy cities manual
    Statement[documented by Human Settlement Management Institute].
    ContributionsWorld Health Organization. Country Office for India., India. Ministry of Urban Development., Human Settlement Management Institute (New Delhi, India)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHT147.A3-ZI+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination290 p. :
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16421203M
    LC Control Number2007341570

    The mandate for healthy cities. Globally, more people live in urban areas than in rural settings. While cities offer many opportunities for employment and access to better services (health, education, social protection) that are necessary for good health and human . 3 The Healthy Cities approach moves away from prioritising improvements in health systems and services towards an emphasis improved urban processes to achieve a better quality of life and general well-being.7 The focus on healthy city processes rather than health outcomes is a deliberate attempt to bridge health care provision and urban planning interventions.

    Foundation) as part of the Healthy Cities Phase II Project Evaluation funded through a grant from Morgan Stanley to Feeding America. Information in this report was provided by Feeding America network food bank sta!, partners, and clients. This report summarizes information from two Healthy Cities food banks. Healthy Cities Phase II.   All WHO publications mentioned below, including the journal World Health, can be ordered from Distribution and Sales, WHO, Gen Switzerland exceptfor those published by WHO Healthy Cities Project Office, in Copenhagen which are available from WHO Healthy Cities Project Office, Scherfigsveg 8, DK Copenhagen, by:

    for active, healthy ageing. We trust that the manual, available in book format and downloadable from the website of the Regional Government of Biscay, provides arguments for reflection, inspires the development of new initiatives in Biscayan municipalities and guides the actions of those who wish to begin a process of mainstreaming.   NCEH provides leadership to promote health and quality of life by preventing or controlling those diseases, birth defects, or disabilities resulting from interaction between people and the environment. Site has information/education resources on a broad range of topics, including asthma, birth defects, radiation, sanitation, lead in blood, and more.


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In this book, the authors conceptualize the ‘urban health niche’ as a novel approach to public health and healthy-city planning that integrates the diverse and multi-level health determinants.

Healthy Cities will prove a fascinating read for an interdisciplinary body of scholars, practitioners and policy makers within the domains of public policy, regional and urban studies, urban planning, spatial epidemiology, health geography, sociology, public health and psychology.

Contents: Foreword Preface 1. Cited by: on Healthy Cities, and details of some sites on the worldwide web from which more in-formation on Healthy Cities is available.

Literature presented in this guide falls under the following general headings: • General Works on Healthy Cities • Urban Policies and Action Plans •. Healthy Cities: Research and Practice examines the application of the project in a number of countries.

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The key principles of all Healthy Settings include community participation, partnership, empowerment and equity. The Healthy Cities programme is the best-known example of a successful Healthy Settings approach. Initiated by WHO inHealthy Cities have spread rapidly across Europe and other parts of the world.

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