E-Bulletin | April 2021

National Collaborating Centre
for Healthy Public Policy (NCCHPP)

In the Spotlight

Article – Tools and Methods to Include Health in Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation Strategies and Policies: A Scoping Review

This article, published in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, is based on the results of a scoping review conducted by the NCCHPP that aimed to identify tools and methods that help integrate health into climate change adaptation and mitigation policies and strategies.

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Other Resources

New Publication - Ecological Economics and Public Health: An Interview with Dr. Trevor Hancock

In this document, Dr. Trevor Hancock introduces the core ideas of ecological economics to public health practitioners and decision makers. The overarching themes of this discussion concern respecting ecological limits and focusing policy and public health on achieving well-being for all.

This document presents ideas that are highly relevant in the context of the Covid-19 crisis; they may be useful for guiding reflection as nations try to restart or rebuild their economies.

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Repertoire - Ethics Frameworks for Public Health

We have recently updated our list of ethics frameworks for public health by adding new resources covering ethical issues linked to Covid-19.

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Free Online Course

Free Online Course – A Framework for Analyzing Public Policy

This online course offers a structured approach to analyzing public policies. This approach is based on an analytical framework that reflects a public health perspective, while at the same time integrating other concerns of policy makers.

This course will equip you to better inform policy makers and promote the development of healthy public policies!

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Other News of Interest

IHSP 2021 Conference
Policies for Better Lives:
Strategies for life satisfaction and human wellbeing

Registration is now open! The McGill Institute for Health and Social Policy (IHSP) is pleased to announce its 2021 annual conference “Policies for Better Lives: Strategies for life satisfaction and human wellbeing”. This online conference will take place in May 2021 featuring national and international expert panels, discussion and workshops in four weekly online sessions.

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Call for Abstracts – 24th IUHPE World Conference on Health Promotion

Under the conference theme “Promoting policies for health, well-being and equity”, the Call for Abstracts is now open for the 24th IUHPE World Conference on Health Promotion – IUHPE 2022, being held in Montréal from May 15 to 19, 2022. Submissions can be made in English, French or Spanish. For instructions and guidelines for abstracts, please see the Call for Abstracts on our website here.

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