What sectors need to come together to create healthy cities and what are some ideas for how different sectors can work to take action?
In this 1st clip, Evelyne de Leeuw describes the sectors that influence the determinants of health and which need to be mobilized to create healthy cities. She also explains the health sector's positioning.
June 2020. Description – Click to watch.


The NCCHPP conducted an interview with Evelyne de Leeuw, an expert in the Healthy Cities approach, Health Promotion and Urban Health

Ms. De Leeuw is a Professor and the Director of the the Centre for Health Equity Training, Research & Evaluation (CHETRE) at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia.

This interview is presented in five clips in which Ms. de Leeuw addresses various aspects related to the creation of healthy cities.

Click here to watch the other clips of this interview with Evelyne de Leeuw:

Clip 2 - What are the key factors for achieving community participation in healthy cities projects?

Clip 3 - What is the importance (and what are the limits) of actions that can be taken by municipalities to improve health and reduce inequalities?

Clip 4 - What are the best ways of involving the private sector in initiatives to improve the health of populations, given the influence, resources and levers that this sector has in municipalities?

Clip 5 - What role could HIA play in addressing the global challenges caused by urbanization?


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