Work Package 9 was included to provide a platform for the exchange of knowledge, best practices, methodology and policy development on urban health through organising a conference for all parties interested in urban health. This Work Package was led by Gemeente Amsterdam.
The EURO-URHIS 2 final conference entitled ‘European Urban Health Conference: From Research to Policy’ was held in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, September 12-14, 2012.
Over 200 delegates attended the conference; delegates had mostly a background in urban public health research and/or urban health policy but also included policy makers and the lay communities. Participants travelled from 24 different European countries and seven countries outside of Europe.
Countries represented at the conference were:
The programme can be downloaded here - Conference programme.