Enterprise for health : an appraisal of the project "Investment Incentives for Workplace Health Promotion", May 1999
AbstractThis paper sets out the findings of an expert appraisal of the current stage of development of the project on Investment Incentives for Workplace Health Promotion conducted in February 1999 in Hanover, Germany. It describes the current strengths and weaknesses of the project and makes practical recommendations about the changes that need to be made to help secure its success and impact on health. The report goes a step further by proposing some suggestions for implementing the recommendations
World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe. (1999). Enterprise for health : an appraisal of the project "Investment Incentives for Workplace Health Promotion", May 1999. Copenhagen : WHO Regional Office for Europe. http://www.who.int/iris/handle/10665/108244
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