City Health International

Founded in 2012 City Health International is a network of individuals and organisations engaged in the study of and response to structural health issues and health behaviours in the urban environment.

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CHI2015

‘ENSURING URBAN HEALTH AND WELL-BEING IN THE GLOBAL FINANCIAL CRISIS’



Conference Archives

City Health international holds an annual international conference, in a different location each year, which examines current policy and practice in relation to public health and health behaviours in cities.


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World News

  • Smart City Project Expected to Boost Economy

    NEW DELHI: The Centre on thursday rolled out the ambitious Smart City project and hoped that it will attract investment to boost the economy. "The Smart City project requires investment and I can assure you it will be a safe investment," Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said in New Delhi on thursday assuring the prospective investors in the project.

    2015-08-28 | ndtv.com

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  • Silent blight in a countryside of empty homes and shut shops

    From the forested plains of northern Germany to the dusty hills of the Spain-Portugal border, from the agricultural heartlands of la France profonde to the subsistence farms of Greece and Slovakia, Europe is facing a silent blight: a steady, almost unremarked haemorrhage of people leaving the countryside and moving to the more prosperous cities.

    2015-08-24 | theguardian.com

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  • Experiments in socialist urbanism: From Red Vienna to Red Bologna

    The wide open public squares in the Italian city of Bologna convey a long history of public participation. Linked by a complex web of narrow, portico-lined streets, their smooth marble paving stones mark centuries of civic activity. Vienna, Austria’s capital, has a very different feel. It’s a city with obvious imperial pretensions, drawing immediate comparisons with Paris in its wide boulevards and extravagant baroque palaces – a far cry from Bologna’s condensed and intricate lay-out.

    2015-08-18 | citymetric.com

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