- Subject index
Health Promotion Settings combines the theoretical discourse of the settings approach, covering a wide range of fundamental principles, concepts and policy issues, with real life examples of settings, including workplaces, schools, neighborhood, cities and prisons. Frameworks and processes that are actively shaping health promotion in settings in the 21st Century are documented and the ideas and research covered will provide a vital set of indicators for those who promote health in settings. Combining theory with practical examples and case studies, the authors show how a settings approach can work in practice, drawing on a range of local, national and international initiatives and coordinated projects.
Health Promotion Settings provides a rich source of ideas and case examples which highlight the challenges for promoting health in a range ...
Chapter 12: Healthy Workplaces: Balancing Employee Health and Economic Expediency
Healthy Workplaces: Balancing Employee Health and Economic Expediency
The Context for Healthy Workplaces
In describing the context for healthy workplaces it is important that we first acknowledge that the health and wellbeing of the global community is inextricably linked with the health of the global workforce which, according to the International Labour Organization (ILO), represents ...