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IPH response to Regulations restricting smoking in private vehicles when children are present

10.14655/11971-1084865 Institute of Public Health in Ireland Smoking, Child health, Vehicle, Tobacco IPH welcome the opportunity to respond to the NI consultation on regulations to restrict smoking in private vehicles when children are present. The draft ...

Regulations restricting smoking in private vehicles when children are present

10.14655/11971-1057383 Department of Health (NI) Smoking, Smokinjg cessation, Smoking restrictions, Passive smoke, Vehicle, Child health Views are being sought on draft regulations to restrict smoking in private vehicles carrying children. We would encour ...

IPH response to UK consultation on the introduction of regulations for standardised packaging of tobacco products

10.14655/749069-817616 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Tobacco, Smoking, Regulations In April 2012, a UK public consultation sought feedback from those with an interest in the policy of standardised packaging for tobacco products The UK Govern ...

Good maternal nutrition. The best start in life (2016)

World Health Organization (WHO) Nutrition, Child Health, Obesity, Mother, Pregnancy, Physical activity This publication has three parts:  a summary of the results of a systematic review of the most recent evidence on maternal nutrition, the prevention of ...

EUR/RC65/9 Physical activity strategy for the WHO European Region 2016–2025

World Health Organization (WHO) Physical activity, Exercise, Wellbeing, Noncommunicble disease This physical activity strategy was prepared in the light of the existing voluntary global targets set out in the WHO Global action plan for the prevention and ...

A FITTER FUTURE FOR ALL (AFFFA): REVIEWED OUTCOME FRAMEWORK 2015- 2019

10.14655/799178-884107 Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Obesity, Overweight, Weight management A Fitter Future for All, the cross-Departmental framework for preventing overweight and obesity across the life course of the population ...

Curbing global sugar consumption: Effective food policy actions to help promote healthy diets & tackle obesity

World Cancer Research Fund International Obesity, Sugar consumption, Food policy In this brief, we provide a guide to available policies that can assist countries in reducing the amount of sugar consumed at a population level to meet the World Health Orga ...

Global action plan for the prevention and control of NCDs 2013-2020

WHO Prevention, Cardiovascular diseas, Cancer, Chronic respiratory disease, Diabetes Scope: The action plan provides a road map and a menu of policy options for all Member States and other stakeholders, to take coordinated and coherent action, at all leve ...

Public Health (Standardised Packaging of Tobacco) Bill 2014

Government of Ireland Smoking cessation Bill entitled an Act to provide for standardised packaging of tobacco and tobacco products; to give effect in part  to Directive No. 2014/40/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 3 April 2014 on the ap ...

Regulatory Impact Analysis (RIA) Public Health (Sunbeds) Bill 2013

18.3.2013 There has been a growing body of evidence over recent years, that the use of sunbeds, especially by children, should be restricted because of the associated increased risk of skin cancer and other health problems. Regulatory Impact Analysis (RIA ...

General Scheme of the Public Health (Standardised Packaging of Tobacco) Bill

3.6.2013 Standardised Packaging of Tobacco The purposes of this Act are to: (a) reduce the appeal of tobacco and tobacco products, (b) increase the effectiveness of health warnings on tobacco products, and (c)reduce the ability of the packaging of tobacco ...

Palliative Care For Children With Life-Limiting Conditions In Ireland- A National Policy

13.3.2010 Palliative Care For Children With Life-Limiting Conditions In Ireland- A National Policy Click here to download PDF 1.30MB 10.14655/771574-773780 Department of Health (Ireland) Life-Limiting Conditions Palliative Care For Children With Life-Limi ...

Tackling Chronic Disease- A Policy Framework for the Management of Chronic Diseases

24.6.2008 Tackling Chronic Disease – A Policy Framework for the Management of Chronic Diseases Chronic diseases are recognised as a major health challenge. In the healthcare system, they represent the major component of service activity and expenditure, a ...

Disability Act 2005: Sectoral Plan for the Department of Health and Children and the Health Services

1.7.2006 Department of Health and Children Sectoral Plan in respect of health and personal social services provision for people with disabilities, as provided for in the Disability Act 2005. Read the Report (PDF, 448kb) 10.14655/771574-773621 Department o ...

Customer Service Action Plan

26.6.2003 Customer Service Action Plan One of the fundamental themes of Delivering Better Government (1996) is the â?oachievement of an excellent service for the Government and for the public as customers and clients at all levelsâ?. In 2000, the Quality ...

Healthy Lives, Healthy People: A call to action on obesity in England

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School Circular Extended Schools- Building on Good Practice

Department of Education Northern Ireland Updated Guidance for Principals and Boards of Governers on the Extende Schools Programme To serve as an update to the original Extended Schools policy document, the School Circular Extended Schools –Building on Goo ...

Play and Leisure Policy

Northern Ireland Executive Outlines the commitment of the Northern Ireland Executive towards ensuring a happier and healthier future for all children and young people. A play and leisure policy for Northern Ireland will be anchored within, and will help d ...

Enforcement Policy and Procedure- Regulated Sector

The Regulation and Quality Improvement Authority, Northern Ireland Safety and quality of care policy and procedure for regulated health agencies The purpose of this policy and procedure is to provide a framework within which the RQIA will operate if there ...

Clare County Council Play policy

Clare County Council Community play area, Environment, Quality of Life The National Play Policy 'Ready, Steady, Play' was launched in March 2004. Its overall objective is to plan for an increase in public play facilities and thereby improve the ...