健康都市プロジェクト  [in Japanese] Healthy Cities Projects  [in Japanese]

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Author(s)

    • 高野 健人 TAKANO Takehito
    • 東京医科歯科大学大学院医歯学総合研究科 Health Promotion Division of Public Health, The Graduate Shool of Tokyo Medical and Dental University

Abstract

This is a review article on “Healthy Cities”. The Healthy Cities programme has been developed by the World Health Organization (WHO) to tackle urban health and environmental issues in a broad way. It is a kind of comprehensive policy package to carry out individual projects and activities effectively and efficiently. Its key aspects include healthy public policy, vision sharing, high political commitment, establishment of structural organization, strategic health planning, intersectoral collaboration, community participation, setting approach, development of supportive environment for health, formation of city health profile, national and international networking, participatory research, periodic monitoring and evaluation, and mechanisms for sustainability of projects. The present paper covered the Healthy Cities concept and approaches, rapid urbanization in the world, developments of WHO Healthy Cities, Healthy Cities developments in the Western Pacific Region, the health promotion viewpoint, and roles of research.

Journal

  • Nippon Eiseigaku Zasshi (Japanese Journal of Hygiene)

    Nippon Eiseigaku Zasshi (Japanese Journal of Hygiene) 57(2), 475-483, 2002-05-15

    The Japanese Society for Hygiene

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Cited by:  3

Codes

  • NII Article ID (NAID)
    10008425733
  • NII NACSIS-CAT ID (NCID)
    AN00185923
  • Text Lang
    JPN
  • Article Type
    Journal Article
  • ISSN
    00215082
  • NDL Article ID
    6819180
  • NDL Source Classification
    ZS17(科学技術--医学--衛生学・公衆衛生)
  • NDL Call No.
    Z19-194
  • Data Source
    CJP  CJPref  NDL  J-STAGE 
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