Don’t DWELL on it…take action! An individual, holistic approach to supporting people with type 2 diabetes

  Alice Chapman-Hatchett

More than 1,000 people with type 2 diabetes are set to benefit from an innovative new EU-funded project involving health organisations from across the INTERREG 2 SEAS AREA.  Called DWELL (Diabetes …

Linking International Health Cooperation and Migration: The Global Health Center of Tuscany Region

  Maria José Caldés Pinilla and Michele De Luca

The Global Health Centre (GHC) facilitates the development of synergies among different groups of professionals working in the Tuscany Region in the fields of international health cooperation and migrants’ health. …

Combating food insecurity & Promoting Healthy Nutrition in schools in disadvantaged areas across Greece: The DIATROFI Program

  EuroHealthNet

Faced with high numbers of children at risk of poverty and a growing childhood obesity epidemic, Prolepsis in Greece developed a comprehensive food aid and healthy nutrition programme. Based on …

How the Netherlands and PHAROS are reducing health inequalities and improving health literacy

  Monica van Berkum

By Monica van Berkum. Like other European countries, the Netherlands faces substantial socioeconomic health inequalities. On average, people with a low level of education in the Netherlands live 7 years …

The Riga Initiative: Cross-border collaboration for healthier lifestyles and healthy tourism

  Nikola Tilgale – Platace

By Nikola Tilgale–Platace. Public health experts from the city administration of Riga have been working on the cross-border cooperation project ‘Riga Initiative’ since the end of 2015. Teaming up with neighbouring regions, …