Physical Activity and Health in Europe
Evidence for Action
EURO Nonserial Publication
Cavill, N., Kahlmeier, S., Racioppi, F.
WHO Regional Office for Europe
ISBN-13    9789289013871 ISBN-10    9289013877
Order Number    13400063
Price    CHF    15.00 / US$    18.00 Developing countries:    CHF    10.50
English     2006        43   pages
Summary
This booklet is written for European policy-makers and leaders from different sectors that can promote physical activity, including health, sports and recreation, transport, employment, urban planning, education and the mass media. It sets out the facts about health-enhancing physical activity, provides examples of action already being taken, highlights the contributions that can be made by health and other sectors and makes the case for concerted action across the WHO European Region.