Environmental assessment and health impact assessment

  title={Environmental assessment and health impact assessment},
  author={Salim Vohra and Marla R. Orenstein and Francesca Viliani and Ben Cave and Ben Harris-Roxas and Filipe Silva},
HIA and EA are approaches and processes that support better, healthier, and more sustainable policy development and decisionmaking. When undertaken well, and when valued and applied, they can also help to support better, more informed, transparent and democratic policy development and decision- making processes. However, they are not a panacea; rather, they constitute one important piece of the policy development and decision- making puzzle. Public health practitioners need to increase their… Expand
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