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Be Active – Be Healthy. Northern Ireland Physical Activity Strategy 1996- 2002

Health Promotion Agency (HPA) Health related physical activity The overall aim of this strategy is to increase levels of health related physical activity particularly among those who exercise least. The need to develop such a strategy, which would focus o ...

Be active, Be Healthy: A plan for getting the nation moving

Be Active, Be Healthy establishes a new framework for the delivery of physical activity aligned with sport for the period leading up to the London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games and beyond. It also sets out new ideas for local authorities and pri ...

Active Travel Strategy Feb 2010

Getting the right mix of modes of transport for local trips matters. Walking or cycling can be a quicker and lower cost alternative to the car or public transport for many short trips, and are often the easiest ways for most of us to get more physically a ...

The National Health Promotion Strategy 2000- 2005

10.6.2000 This strategy will cover the years 2000 to 2005 and is intended as a resource and guide for all relevant stakeholders and interested parties concerned with promoting health in the new millennium. It also fulfils the important commitment to healt ...

Early Years Strategy

Department of Education Northern Ireland (DENI) Children, Quality of services On 25 June 2010 the former Education Minister Caitríona Ruane, launched the consultation process of the draft Early Years (0-6) Strategy. The consultation period was extended un ...

Eating and Health: A Food and Nutrition Strategy for Northern Ireland

Health Promotion Agency (HPA) DIET, EATING HABIT, EDUCATION, FOOD, HEALTH POLICY, NUTRITION This strategy builds upon the broad nutritional targets identified in the Regional Strategy for the Northern Ireland Health and Personal Social Services (1992-1997 ...

Healthy Food for All: Strategic Plan 2014- 2016

Healthy Food for All (HFfA) Access, Health information. Food poverty Healthy Food for All exists to end food poverty across the island of Ireland: working with local communities from West Cork to Antrim, it is exploring and documenting what works to promo ...

Cardiovascular Disease Outcomes Strategy: Improving outcomes for people with or at risk of cardiovascular disease

Department of Health This strategy sets out outcomes for people with or at risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in line with the NHS and Public Health Outcomes Frameworks. It identifies 10 main actions to improve outcomes. The strategy recommends: reducin ...

Clare County Council Sport & Recreation Strategy

Clare County Council and Clare Sports Partnership PHYSICAL ACTIVITY, SPORTS, RECREATION The Clare Recreation & Sports Strategy 2009-2011 is a joint initiative between the Clare County Council and Clare Sports Partniship under the auspices of the Clare ...

Strategy for Europe on Nutrition, Overweight and Obesity-Related Health Issues

European Commission Strategy aimed at reducing obesity levels and related ill-health. The purpose of this White Paper is to set out an integrated EU approach to contribute to reducing ill health due to poor nutrition, overweight and obesity. The Paper bui ...

Physical activity strategy for the WHO European Region

World Health Organization (WHO) Motor Activity, Health Promotion, Chronic Disease, Prevention, Control. Regional Health Planning This physical activity strategy was prepared in the light of the existing voluntary global targets set out in the WHO Global a ...

Childhood obesity: a plan for action

Department of Health (UK) Overweight, Obesity, Child health, Sugar Content, Physical Activity. School, Diet, Eating habits, Fast Food, Takeaway, Unhealthy food, Drink The government’s plan to reduce England’s rate of childhood obesity within the next 10 y ...

A Bicycle Strategy for Northern Ireland

Department for Regional Development Northern Ireland (DRD) Cycling, Bicycle, Physical Activity, Obesity, Exercise, Overweight The Minister for Regional Development (DRD) has prepared a Bicycle Strategy for Northern Ireland which sets out, over a 25 year h ...

European Food and Nutrition Action Plan 2015-2020

WHO Food, Nutrition The intention of the Action Plan is to significantly reduce the burden of preventable diet-related noncommunicable diseases, obesity and all other forms of malnutrition still prevalent in the WHO European Region.  It calls for action t ...

Childhood Obesity Action Plan

Action on Sugar Sugar, Obesity, Marketing, Salt reduction, Physical activity, Soft drink Campaign group, Action on Sugar has been called upon by the Coalition Government to address the childhood obesity crisis. Action on Sugar has responded with a strateg ...

Northern Ireland Cycling Strategy

Department for Regional Development Roads Service (DRD) Alternative, healthy and environmentally friendly mode of transport This document responds to the growing interest in cycling as a flexible, inexpensive, healthy and environmentally friendly alternat ...

Public Health Surveillance: Towards a Public Healh Surveillance Strategy for England

Department of Health Public health surveillance The public health surveillance strategy: sets out the key benefits and challenges in delivering such a strategy describes how an integrated public health surveillance system can strengthen surveillance as a ...

Active Community Initiative: Northern Ireland Action Plan

Northern Ireland working Group, Voluntary Activity Unit, Department for Social Development Active community, Attitude, Community action, Volunteer A Northern Ireland Working Group on the Active Community Initiative was established in July 1999 to develop, ...

Regional Development Strategy (Shaping Our Future)

Department for Regional Development The spatial strategy of the Executive, Northern Ireland This Regional Development Strategy (RDS) influences the Programme for Government (PfG); the Investment Strategy (ISNI); Departments’ investments; Councils’ investm ...

Regional Transportation Strategy

Department for Regional Development Identifies strategic transportation investment priorities and considers potential funding sources and affordability of planned initiatives over the period 2002-2012 The purpose of the RTS is to support the Regional Deve ...