European JA CHRODIS on health promotion study visit to Lombardy Workplace Health Promotion Network

RadiciGroup – testimony to the Lombardy WHP Network. Today is the start of a two-day series of events,  23 and 24 June at Palazzo Lombardia in Milan, organized by the Region of Lombardy in collaboration with the JA-CHRODIS partnership (Joint Action on Chronic Diseases and Promoting Healthy Ageing across the Life Cycle) and the Lombardy WHP Network.

Taking place today and tomorrow, 23 and 24 June, in Bergamo and Milan, Italy, is a two-day series of meetings and discussions on health promotion in the workplace revolving around the study visit of JA‑CHRODIS, a European partnership dedicated to Action on Chronic Diseases and Promoting Healthy Ageing across the Life Cycle. Part of what JA‑CHRODIS does is to define good practices in the field of health promotion, chronic disease prevention and industry.
JA-CHRODIS has identified the Workplace Health Promotion (WHP) programme as one of the examples of good practices at the European level. This programme aimed at raising company awareness of worker health and well-being and the need to invest in that area was originally launched by Bergamo ATS and Confindustria Bergamo, but has since spread and gained firm ground nationwide. (...)

23 June 2016