Recent Submissions

  • Healthier cities and towns : some "best practices" for Canadian municipalities 

    Mathur, Barbara (Institute of Urban Studies, 1997-01-01)
    The Healthy Cities project is a World Health Organization (WHO) initiative through which municipal governments and citizens can collaborate to devise and implement strategies for improving quality of life. In Canada, a ...
  • Canadian healthy communities project : a conceptual model for Winnipeg 

    Lane, Barbara J. (Institute of Urban Studies, 1989-01-01)
    While in Canada health care falls in provincial jurisdiction, health itself is everyone's responsibility, and, it may be argued, particularly that of municipal government. Health, according to the World Health Organization ...
  • Perspectives on Urban Health 

    Mathur, Brijesh; Lane, Barbara; Harvey, Dexter; Greensmith, Chris; Jackson, Suzanne (Institute of Urban Studies, 1991-01-01)
    The Canadian Healthy Communities Project {CHCP) was launched in 1988 as a three-year project to promote municipal involvement in creating healthy communities. In 1991, CHCP will complete three years of its operation, ...