4.17 United Nations Decade for Action for Road Safety: draft action plan

In March 2010, in resolution A/64/255, the United Nations General Assembly proclaimed the period 2011–2020 as the Decade of Action for Road Safety, envisaging a significant role for WHO. The Secretariat report describes the main elements of a draft plan of action for the Decade. The Board is invited to consider the draft plan.

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Final report of the Urban Settings Knowledge Network - Our cities, our health, our future: acting on social determinants for health equity in urban settings

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The key to improved health equity lies in optimizing urban settings for health. Urbanization can be a positive determinant of health in the appropriate circumstances. This KNUS report summarizes the findings concerning structural and intermediate social determinants of health that are of importance in the urban setting.