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Healthy Canada by Design Coalition - Knowledge exchange colloquium
As part of the NCCHPP's role in the Healthy Canada by Design coalition, the Centre's François Gagnon participated in a day-long colloquium held in Vancouver on November 24, 2010.
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The Healthy Canada by Design project allowed 6 health authorities (Fraser Health Authority, Vancouver Coastal Health, Vancouver Island Health Authority, Peel Health, Toronto Public Health and Montreal Public Health) and their partners to put forward various initiatives to influence the built environment.

Healthy Canada by Design CLASP Initiative: Health Authorities' Project Summaries
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To open the day's proceedings, Karen Lee, Director of Built Environment, Dept. of Health and Mental Hygiene of the City of New York, presented her team's work in influencing public policies informing the built environment in her city. Then the members of the coalition's regional health authorities presented, in turn, their respective efforts to influence public policies informing the built environment. A discussion period followed each of the presentations.
Fit Cities: How Active Design Can Build Healthier and More Sustainable Communities 
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Karen K. Lee

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Activities in BC
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Heather Evans 

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Healthy Canada by Design: Vancouver Island Health Authority 
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Richard Stanwick

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Activities in BC: Fraser Health Authority
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Helena Swinkels

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Peel Public Health Node
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David Mowat

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Healthy Canada by Design Knowledge Exchange Colloquium
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David McKeown

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The NCCHPP's François Gagnon also facilitated one of the afternoon's working group sessions. The objective for this session was to learn to analyze coalitions of actors within regional health authorities.
 
Mapping a Policy Field Using an ‘Advocacy Coalition Framework'
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François Gagnon

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Built Environment - Public Policy, Actors, Barriers, and Levers
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Report from the session facilitated by François Gagnon

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