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WP 9 - Conference on European Urban Health

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:

United Kingdom Netherlands Romania Macedonia
Slovenia Norway Slovak Republic Poland
Spain Estonia Bulgaria Denmark
Malta Macedonia Latvia Turkey
Lithuania Germany France Belgium
Portugal Ireland Serbia Finland
Australia Bangladesh Brasil Japan
Kenya South Africa USA

The programme can be downloaded here - Conference programme.

Conference delegates

Conference panel

Conference presenter