UN sustainable development goals: an opportunity to improve health, wellbeing and equity locally and globally?

  Leonardo Palumbo

In September 2015 at the United Nations General Assembly, leaders from around the world will decide on the sustainable development goals (SDGs) that will replace the Millennium Development Goals which …

National Programme for the Health of Older People – Promoting active and healthy ageing in Portugal

  M. Luisa Lima and Carla Moleiro

By Luisa Lima & Carla Moleiro The most innovative approach aiming to promote the health of older people in Portugal was the National Programme for the Health of Older People …

Speaking the language of policymakers in research project dissemination

  Ann Marie Borg

One of the projects that EuroHealthNet is co-ordinating is DRIVERS – a research project funded under the EU’s FP7, bringing together leading research and public health institutes, civil society organisations …

‘’Unpicking complexity’’: Acting for inclusive, integrated health and care across Europe

  Clive Needle

We often report events in which we participate in our online newsletter Health Highlights. As the title suggests, that gives brief notices of the most important relevant happenings in Brussels …

The Social Investment Package for Growth and Cohesion – A new tool for health promotion in Europe?

  Stecy Yghemonos

Traditionally, society has turned to the health sector to deal with its concerns about health, health inequalities and disease. But a huge amount of research and data has long shown …