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Healthy Cities 21st Century

WHO Phase VI (2014-2019) European Healthy Cities Network

The WHO Healthy Cities project is a global movement. It engages local governments in health development through a process of political commitment, institutional change, capacity building, partnership based planning and innovative projects.

The Healthy Cities movement promotes comprehensive and systematic policy and planning for health and emphasizes:

  • the need to address inequality in health and urban poverty
  • the needs of vulnerable groups
  • participatory governance
  • the social, economic and environmental determinants of health
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Download Phase VI (2014–2018) of the WHO European Healthy Cities Network: goals and requirements >