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The Norwegian Public Health Act

Ministry of Health and Care Services (MHCS), Norway Act to promote public health and reduce social inequalities in health The purpose of this Act is to contribute to societal development that promotes public health and reduces social inequalities in healt ...

The European Mental Health Action Plan

World Health Organization (WHO) Mental wellbeing Seven objectives, four core and three cross cutting, have been developed, which together cover the full scope of this Action Plan. For each of the objectives, actions are proposed for Member States and WHO ...

European prison rules.

. Council of Europe Drugs, Alcohol, Prison-based health service Council of Europe. (2006) European prison rules. Strasbourg: Council of Europe. 133 p. Policy Policies, Strategies & Action plans http://www.drugsandalcohol.ie/27695 Public 1 January 2006 ...

IPH response to RICHE questionnaire on child health research in Europe

10.14655/20120029 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Child health Request to participate in an expert group review of child health research gaps and priorities in Ireland and Northern Ireland IPH responded to a questionnaire from the FP7 funded p ...

IPH response to European Review of the Social Determinants of Health and the Health Divide

10.14655/20110015 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Health equity IPH welcomes this European Review conducted by the Marmot Review Team which aims to inform action on social determinants of health and health equity within the forthcoming health ...

IPH response to EU Commission consultation on EU role in global health

10.14655/20090010 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Global health, Public policy The European Commission launced a public consultation iin October 2009 on stakeholder views regarding the rationale, scope and strategic objectives for an EU role i ...

IPH responds to EC Director-General for Health and Consumer Affairs consultation on EU action to reduce health inequalities

10.14655/20090030 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Consumer affairs The aim of the consultation was to collect views on how the European Union can contribute to reducing health inequalities both within and between member states. The Institute o ...

Council Directive 2000/43/EC of 29 June 2000 implementing the principle of equal treatment between persons irrespective of racial or ethnic origin

European Union (EU) Equality, Discrimination, Data WHAT IS THE AIM OF THE DIRECTIVE? It aims to combat discrimination on the grounds of racial or ethnic origin. It lays down minimum requirements for implementing the principle of equal treatment between pe ...

Council Directive 2000/78/EC of 27 November 2000 establishing a general framework for equal treatment in employment and occupation

European Union (EU) Equality, Discrimination, Data, Workplace SUMMARY The directive aims to ensure that persons of a particular religion or belief, disability, age or sexual orientation do not suffer from discrimination and instead enjoy equal treatment i ...

Strategy on women’s health and well-being in the WHO European Region (2016)

World Health Organization (WHO) Women's Health The Strategy on women’s health and well-being in the WHO European Region is based on a review of the evidence, guidance from the governing bodies, feedback from technical experts, results of an online co ...