30 August 2012

Plenary Session 1: Health in All Policies and HIA - Introduction

 

Welcome to the conference and introduction to the first speaker from the Public Health Agency of Canada.

 

Fairness in health and Health Integration in All Policies.

Canada has been one of the leaders on moving the social determinants agenda forward. Quebec has Ben a leade within HIA and it is the only province where the Minister can ask for HIA to be done.

Publc Health Agency has supported the development of HIA and HiAP nationally and internationally.

Welcome to Canada and welcome to Quebec and I wish you a great meeting.