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Improvement Service Webinar - How Can Place Best Support Scotland’s Health and Wellbeing

Matt Lowther from NHS Health Scotland, and Irene Beautyman of the Improvement Service Place Network and Planning Skills Programme hosted this webinar looking at "How Can Place Best Support Scotland’s Health and Wellbeing?"

As Scotland prepares to deliver defined Public Health Priorities and consultation on National Planning Framework 4 cites improving peoples health and wellbeing as a key objective, listen in to this recording to find out more:

  • How can NPF4 best support the implementation of planning policies that enable the health and wellbeing of Scotland's population and delivery of Public Health Priorities?
  • With policies on topics such as place making, active travel, housing, green infrastructure and air quality already common in LDPS, what overarching principles which would best inform a supportive national policy approach?
  • How can we achieve stronger collaboration between Spatial Planners and Public Health practitioners to deliver shared objectives?
  • About the links between planning, places and health that inform shared national and local health objectives and the collaborative work taking place to answer these questions.

Webinar Slides - How Can Place Support Scotlands Health and Wellbeing