Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) (United States) - Strategy Document
594. PAHO Plan of Action for the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases
This Plan of Action is being proposed for 2013–2019 and corresponds to the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Strategy for the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases for 2012–2025.
The Scottish Government (United Kingdom) - Strategy Document
589. Scottish Health Survey 2012
Each year, in addition to providing the most up-to-date data on physical activity levels in Scotland, the Scottish Health Survey (SHeS) annual report also provides a brief overview of recent policy developments in this area.
British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health (BHFNC) (United Kingdom) - Strategy Document
588. Practical strategies for promoting physical activity with children
This practice briefing from the British Heart Foundation National Centre for Physical Activity and Health (BHFNC) suggests practical strategies for promoting physical activity with children aged 6-11.
The League of American Bicyclists (United States) - Strategy Document
576. Bike League 'Women on a Roll'
As part of The League of American Bicyclists, Women Bike is committed to being a go-to source of information and best practices in engaging and empowering more women to ride a bike — and rise in the movement.
Mental Health Foundation (United Kingdom) - Strategy Document
567. Let’s Get Physical: The impact of physical activity on wellbeing
Learn more about the effects of physical activity on mental health and wellbeing in this new document from the UK.
Street Games (United Kingdom) - Strategy Document
569. StreetGames: Scoping Exercise Into Young People’s (14-16) Attitudes & Engagement In Sport
Gain insight into how to increase participation in sport amongst young people in disadvantaged communities.
Hawai‘i State Department of Health (United States) - Strategy Document
544. 2013-2020 Hawai'i Physical Activity and Nutrition Plan
The PAN Plan 2020 identifies priority objectives to integrate physical activity and nutrition into the daily lives of the people of Hawai‘i. The 22 objectives will help create environments and policies that ensure daily physical activity and healthy eating.
Alberta Centre for Active Living (Canada) - Strategy Document
545. The Importance of Lifelong Physical Literacy
Learn more about the concept of physical literacy, why it is important and how it can be maintained over time.
DASRA (India) - Strategy Document
541. ‘The Power of Play’: sport for development in India
Read this landmark report about the transformative impact of sport for development on the lives of young people in India.
Active Living Research (United States) - Strategy Document
539. How to Increase Bicycling for Daily Travel
This brief summarizes the available evidence about strategies for increasing bicycling levels and encouraging bicycling as a mode of transportation. It also presents related policy implications.