Health promotion

Are you planning a health promotion project? The guiding principles of health promotion require:

  • a focus on health and resources rather than on diseases and deficits (salutogenesis and empowerment)
  • reduction of inequalities in health (health equity)
  • planning and support of projects with target groups rather than for them (participation)
  • creation of environments that are more supportive to health (setting approach)

Taking these principles into account is not simple in practice, but improves the potential for lasting effects.

Projects   Programs

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  • Grundsätze und Handlungsprinzipien

    Das Projekt entspricht den Grundsätzen und Handlungsprinzipien der Gesundheitsförderung und Prävention.

Quality criteria (projects) 5.2 (pdf)

  • Checklist gender perspective
  • Checklist migration perspective
  • Inequality chart
  • To what extent does your project take into account the key principles of health promotion?
  • Are the stakeholders and target groups sufficiently involved in the project?
  • How will inequalities in health be reduced by your project?
  • Determinants of Health
  • Empowerment
  • Gender
  • Health Promotion
  • Health equity
  • Migration
  • Participation
  • Prevention
  • Salutogenesis
  • Sense of coherence (SOC)
  • Setting
Last modification: 29 January, 2017 16:02