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Creating Healthy Public Policy Webinar – Navigating the Public Policy Pathway
Creating Healthy Public Policy Webinar – Navigating the Public Policy Pathway

The NCCHPP’s Florence Morestin spoke at the Creating Healthy Public Policy Webinar – Navigating the Public Policy Pathway on November 10, 2022. This webinar aimed to provide insights and tools to those who are creating or influencing public policies within their community.
This event was presented by PlanH, a collaboration between BC Healthy Communities Society and the BC Ministry of Health.

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Whole-of-Government Wellbeing Approaches: A Comparative Analysis of Four Central Government Initiatives
Whole-of-Government Wellbeing Approaches: A Comparative Analysis of Four Central Government Initiatives

Wellbeing approaches are innovative initiatives for incorporating wellbeing (or quality of life) indicators into policymaking and budget allocation processes. Among other things, they aim to guide and improve the intersectoral action needed to address population health and health inequalities. In order to inform decision making related to wellbeing approaches, the NCCHPP has produced a comparative analysis of four wellbeing approaches put forward by the governments of Scotland, Finland, New Zealand, and Wales.

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