Working conditions, chronic diseases, and inequalities: what the research tells us

  Dr Courtney L. McNamara

Poor employment and poor working conditions contribute substantially to inequalities in chronic diseases across Europe. Dr Courtney McNamara from the Centre for Global Health Inequalities Research explains the latest evidence. …

Workplaces thrive by taking care of their personnel: The CHRODIS PLUS Toolkit for employee health shows how

  Eeva Rantala, Jaana Lindström and Lina Papartyte

More than one in four European employees suffer from a long-standing illness or health condition [1], and an even larger proportion is at risk of developing health problems in the …

Good practices in workplace health promotion and how to transfer them to new settings

  Francisco Ruiz and Lina Papartyte

How can we promote health in the workplace? The Spanish region of Andalusia has been trialling a workplace health promotion model first developed in Lombardy, Italy with great success. The development …

Aligning Health Promoting Communities and the Sustainable Development Goals: the Icelandic experience

  Gígja Gunnarsdóttir and Ingrid Stegeman

Many of the factors that affect our health lie beyond the scope of the health sector. Therefore health systems have an important role in influencing other sectors to protect and …

Supporting older people in remote areas in a post COVID-19 time

  Monika Robnik, Andreja Mezinec, Ria Jagodic, Dr. Luka Kronegger and Dr. Mojca Gabrijelčič Blenkuš

During the pandemic, access to healthcare has been limited and we have been forced to become more isolated. Under these conditions, how can we help older people to live independent …