E-Bulletin | May 2019

National Collaborating Centre
for Healthy Public Policy (NCCHPP)

In the Spotlight

Free Online Course on Health Impact Assessment (HIA)!

Discover our new online course on Health Impact Assessment (HIA). HIA is a structured and innovative approach to inform decision makers about the potential impacts of a project, program or policy on the health and well-being of populations.

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New Publications

Approaching Municipalities to Share Knowledge: Advice from Municipal Civil Servants to Public Health Actors

What is an effective way to share public health knowledge with the municipal sector? In this document, we present the views expressed by civil servants in Canadian municipalities.

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Resolving Wicked Problems: Key Factors and Resources

This document is part of a series of documents, webinars, and workshops on wicked problems. It is meant to highlight key factors and resources for dealing with wicked problems and to offer readers some practical examples for how these may be addressed.

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Fostering Evidence-informed Policy Making: Uncertainty Versus Ambiguity

This briefing note, by Paul Cairney of the University of Stirling, presents the importance of distinguishing between uncertainty and ambiguity in the strategies aimed to develop evidence-informed policy making.

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New Videos

4 Video Clips on the Health in All Policies approach, Health Impact Assessment (HIA) and Equity-focused HIA

We conducted an interview with Elizabeth Harris, a pioneer in the field of Health Impact Assessment and in promoting equity focused Health Impact Assessment.This interview is presented in four clips.

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Webinar Recording - Discussing Public Health Roles in Population Mental Health and Wellness Promotion

In this webinar, co-presented by the NCCHPP and Public Health Sudbury & Districts, presenters discussed a general overview of the roles of public health in population mental health and wellness promotion and presented an example of integration of a population mental health perspective in public health practice. This webinar was held on March 22, 2019.

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Centre de collaboration nationale sur les politiques publiques et la santé
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