Resources

Some of our publications and others that have made us stop and think.

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Health in Environmental Impact Assessment: a primer for a proportionate approach

The revised EIA Directive requires an effective consideration of population and human health. This short document, written with IEMA and the Faculty of Public Health, looks at how this can be done.

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What about the people? The socially sustainable, resilient community and urban development

A report by Cathy Baldwin of University of Oxford/Oxford Brookes University/BCA and Robin King of the World Resources Institute and Georgetown University which takes an in depth look at the public urban built environment. They ask how it can be planned and designed for strong networks and cohesion in communities. They look at the ways this contributes to resilience and ability to adapt to, and cope with, climate change and natural disasters

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GEO-6 Global Environment Outlook: Assessment for the pan-European region

A comprehensive account of the state and trends of the environment and a vital part of the science-policy dialogue to underpin policy and decision-making processes across the European region.

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Betting, borrowing and health: health impacts of betting shops and payday loan shops in Southwark

A report to Southwark Council around the impacts of betting shops and pay-day loan shops on the health and wellbeing of the local population.

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Improving health in the United States: the role of Health Impact Assessment

This US National Research Council publication provides a framework, terminology, and guidance for conducting HIA.

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SOPHIA and the HIA of Preesall Underground Gas Storage Facility, Lancashire

We conducted an HIA as part of the planning application for a proposed underground natural gas storage facility. The Society Of Practitioners of Health Impact Assessment (SOPHIA) placed this report on their list of model HIA reports. SOPHIA states that their goal is to identify reports of sufficiently high quality to be held up as examples of good HIA practice.

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From here to equality

HIA Woman goes to Glasgow and brings public health and planning together.

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HIA Review Package

How do you know if an HIA report is any good? This review package enables you to gauge, and improve, the quality of a report.

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Taking a journey: from consultation to participation through the arts

A description of the processes involved in consulting and working creatively with young people on the Isle of Wight.

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Health heroes of Greenville

Want to know more about health in Strategic Environmental Assessment? See the superhero, HIA Woman, in action.

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