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This simpleshow explains the good health and well-being goals in a nutshell. This video was created by one of our volunteer authors to support the campaign "Goal 3 - Good Health and Well-Being". Find more information on our website http://simpleshow-foundation.org/.
In this video PhD. Ilias Iakovidis and Dr. Terje Peetso speak about the EU funding opportunities for ICT research oriented to improve health, ageing and wellbeing tools, in the recently launched Horizon 2020 framework programme. Get EU funding for your project! More information: http://ec.europa.eu/programmes/horizon2020/en/how-get-funding http://ec.europa.eu/digital-agenda/en/life-and-work/ehealth-and-ageing
How can we create a new roadmap for “higher health"? Based on the latest findings in both mainstream and integrative medicine, panelists discuss practical ways to experience higher consciousness, transformation, and healing, as well as new social paradigms for how we can interact with our communities. Strategies are shared on how to promote creativity, innovation, and social well-being. Featuring: Deepak Chopra Poonacha Machaiah Paul Mills Gina Murdock, Moderator
BOB PHILLIPS,URBAN IMPRINT & CHAIR RTPI NW Bob Phillips is a chartered town planner and urban designer, creating high quality, carefully considered planning and design solutions. He has over 10 years’ experience in delivering planning and design projects for a broad range of clients and companies. His diverse experience ranges from providing support for large housing and mixed-use developments to supporting successful planning applications for specialist employment uses. Bob is also a lecturer in Planning and Urban Design at the University of Manchester and a member of the RTPI Regional Management Board. ©Urban Design Group
Her current research revolves around the promotion of creativity leadership, how to generate creative / innovative organizations and what management and organization achieves when staff are given space to be creative both in the private and public sectors. In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. At a TEDx event, TEDTalks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection in a small group. These local, self-organized events are branded TEDx, where x = independently organized TED event. The TED Conference provides general guidance for the TEDx program, but individual TEDx events are self-organized.* (*Subject to certain rules and regulations)
Our purpose is to ensure that the natural resources of Wales are sustainably maintained, enhanced and used, now and in the future. As part of this we have duties and opportunities to both protect and improve people’s health and well-being. People who are active and enjoy the outdoors are more likely to live longer, healthier and happier lives. We look after many sites across Wales where people can enjoy the beauty of our natural environment, right on their doorstep. There is also strong evidence linking poor environmental quality with poor public health and, working with partners, we play a key role in keeping communities safe from environmental harm in Wales – be that from poor air quality, flooding or pollution. To learn more about our contribution to the protection and improvement...
Canada is at the threshold of a defining moment, a defining moment of change, a moment of innovation, and of clarity. This is the Canadian Index of Wellbeing, a new way of focusing on how we're doing in Canada: not just how much our economy is growing, but how well we live. But let's start at the beginning. There are times in history when destabilizing world events turn into defining moments for change and innovation. In the twentieth century, two global events destabilized entire nations: the Great Depression and World War II. Then, gross domestic product, or GDP, became the standard way to assess economic prosperity. GDP is a composite index based on a complicated formula that tells us whether an economy is growing or shrinking. Worldwide, GDP has become the most popular way to measure...
United Nations: Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin, Executive Director from UN Population Fund, talks about what role governments and civil society can play to help people achieve good health and well-being. Produced by the Department of Public Information. Find out more about Goal 3 at: http://ow.ly/Sj3rO. For a list of all the goals see: http://ow.ly/Sj391
Video reveals future innovations of health and care, wellbeing and transformation With recent forecasts that the population will increase by almost 3 billion to 10 billion by 2050, a new report – Future Technologies of Health and Care, Wellbeing and Transformation – delves in to how innovation will continue to meet our demands and impact these three key areas of our lives. • Technology is gradually easing us away from ‘mass medicine and treatment’ into a more focused world of personalised medicine targeted at the individual, whether that be at home or in public hospitals. • Today, material, food, water and energy waste is extreme but ‘Clouds of Things’, where everything is tracked, has sensors, and can communicate, will go a long way to seeing drastic reductions. • Within the next 25 ye...
The Innovation Scholarship Program is a program that brings a group of students from a university in MN together to partner an area at Mayo Clinic to provide research for a given topic. St. Olaf students worked on the objective to understanding the unmet needs of college students in the area of health and well-being. This presentation is the results of the 8 week investigation into this subject matter, and recommended areas for further development and engagement to create a meaningful impact to students in this phase of their life.
Dr. Marisela Gomez speaks about the innovation of waking up: what is necessary to overcome the history of racism, segregation and violence in this country for social justice as well as individual and collective wellbeing. MARISELA GOMEZ, MD, PhD, is a community activist, author, public health professional, and physician. She received a BS and MS from the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, a PhD, MD, and MPh from The Johns Hopkins University. Of Afro-Latina ancestry, she has spent more than 20 years in Baltimore involved in social justice activism and community building/health research and practice. She is the author of Race, Class, Power, and Organizing in East Baltimore. She is involved in building intentional coop communities-Beloved Communities- of justice and spirituality in...
‘Know thyself’ is the goal of the wise. But knowing ourselves can be tough. In the age of the plastic brain, our private mental architecture can be more ready to respond to the knowledge of positive psychology. Through this knowledge we can exercise new psychological skills for our own benefit. This is why the science of 'mental wellness' applied at regional or city scale can scaffold the evolution of human understanding and capacity. Gabrielle Kelly is a deep-diving generalist: thinker, leader and change agent. As filmmaker, global digital media executive and strategist, she has relentlessly driven social change in the service of democracy, innovation and the positive evolution of society. Gabrielle is the Director of the Wellbeing and Resilience Centre at SAHMRI, the Sout...
On 8 February 2018, the very first Employee Wellbeing Awards were held in central London. The aim of these Awards is to unearth examples of success and then celebrate and share them so that other employers can understand how best to improve the wellbeing of millions of people. With over 80 entries from more than 40 organisations, across 11 categories, the panel of judges had a tough time selecting winners.
An event in the margins of 2017 ECOSOC Youth Forum brought together young entrepreneurs from around the world to highlight the role of youth, the custodians of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, in promoting health and wellbeing in a changing world. The event Youth Marketplace on Social Innovations for Health and Wellbeing: Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals looked into ideas to promote meaningful youth engagement to support the implementation of the SDGs in the area of health and wellbeing, focusing on accountability and the three pillars of the Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health: Survive (end preventable deaths), Thrive (ensure health and wellbeing), Transform (expand enabling environments).
Positional innovation is a form of innovation that aims to increase the value of a product by changing customer perceptions of it. European Centre for the Environment and Human Health (ECEHH) PhD researcher John Rowe is working to establish an original way of identifying new groups of customers for health and wellbeing services, enabling providers of these services to expand and reach more people.