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Get Ireland Walking Strategy and Action Plan 2017- 2020

Sport Ireland Physical Activity, Walking, Health Activity, Pedestrian Infrastructure, Healthy Living, Lifestyle The Get Ireland Walking (GIW) is an initiative of Sport Ireland, funded by Healthy Ireland, delivered by Mountaineering Ireland and supported b ...

Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) response to Department of Finance Sugar-Sweetened Drinks Tax Public Consultation

10.14655/11971-1084921 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Sugar tax, Sugar sweetened drink, Child health, Obesity IPH welcomed the opportunity to respond to a Department of Finance (RoI) consultation on the forthcoming sugar sweetened drinks tax ...

Sugar-Sweetened Drinks Tax

Department of Finance (RoI) Sugar sweetened drinks, Taxation, Levy, Child obesity, Obesity, Policy The Minister for Finance, Michael Noonan TD, invites interested parties to make submissions in relation to a tax on the production and importation of sugar- ...

IPH Response to DRD’s Consultation on Draft Bicycle Strategy for Northern Ireland- August 2014

Publish to PHW Public to Repository 10.14655/749069-1022729 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Physical Activity, Exercise, Cycling, Transport The Department for Regional Development (DRD) has developed a Draft Bicycle Strategy for Northern Irela ...

IPH response on Diabetes Strategic Framework Consultation

10.14655/749069-1022702 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Obesity, Overweight, Child Health, Diabetes IPH submitted views on the  Diabetes Strategic Framework Consultation in Northern Ireland  in May 2016. In Northern Ireland there are 85,000 ad ...

IPH response to Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) consultation on food and soft drink advertising to children via non-broadcast media

10.14655/749069-1022701 Institute of Public Health in Ireland (IPH) Advertisment, Advertising, Food, Soft Drink, Media, Child Health, Obesity, Overweight, Weight Management The Committee of Advertising Practice (CAP) in the UK invited submissions to a con ...

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 ...

Belfast Active Travel Action Plan 2014-2020

10.14655/11971-819284 Belfast Strategic Partnership Active Travel The Belfast Strategic Partnership, which is led by the Public Health Agency, Belfast Health and Social Care Trust and Belfast City Council, is launching the  Belfast Active Travel Action Pl ...

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 ...

The Race We Don’t Want To Win- Tackling Ireland’s obesity epidemic

Royal College of Physicians of Ireland (RCPI) Obesity Two out of every three adults and one in four children in Ireland are overweight or obese. In addition to the many serious health impacts, obesity also has a significant negative economic impact, costi ...

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 ...

Better Outcomes, Brighter Futures: The National Policy Framework for Children and Young People 2014- 2020 (Briefing Note)

Department of Children and Youth Affairs Child health Frances Fitzgerald TD, Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, has been joined by An Taoiseach Enda Kenny TD and An Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore TD to launch ‘Better Outcomes, Brighter Futures: the National ...

Better Outcomes, Brighter Futures: The National Policy Framework for Children and Young People 2014- 2020

10.14655/11971-759421 Department of Children and Youth Affairs Child health, Child protection, Early years, Childhoodmhealth, Parenting, Family, At-risk child, Behaviour Frances Fitzgerald TD, Minister for Children and Youth Affairs, has been joined by An ...

Food in Schools Policy

Department of Education and the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety Food, Nutrition, Guideline, School Following public consultation, the Department of Education and the Department of Health, Social Services and Public Safety have publ ...

An Action Plan for Active Travel in Northern Ireland

Department for Regional Development (DRD) Travelwise NI Travel, Tansport, Local authority, Walking, Cycling This Action Plan for Active Travel has been developed to reflect how government departments, local authorities and voluntary bodies can help to del ...

Play and Leisure Implementation Plan

Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister child d] The Play and Leisure Implementation Plan aims to see a high value placed on play and improved play and leisure facilities for all children and young people in order to support their developme ...

Play and Leisure Policy

Office of the First Minister and Deputy First Minister Child development The aim of the policy is to establish play within a policy framework that will place high value on play and leisure as an essential element in the development of children's live ...