HIA is a practical approach used to judge the potential health effects of a policy, programme or project on a population, particularly on vulnerable or disadvantaged groups. Recommendations are produced for decision-makers and stakeholders, with the aim of maximising the proposal's positive health effects and minimising its negative health effects.
In this section you will find information on:
- Short guides
- Why use HIA?
- Definitions of HIA
- Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
- Glossary of terms used
- Powerpoint presentations