20 Nov 2018, Φ Dissertation and WHO publ.: The integration of health into environmental assessments

Julia Nowacki (2018): The integration of health into environmental assessments – with a special focus on strategic environmental assessment. [Dissertation at the University Bielefeld, Germany]. Copenhagen: WHO Regional Office for Europe.

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From the abstract: “This research project examines the integration of health into environmental assessment such as environmental impact assessments (EIA) and strategic environmental assessments (SEA), and analyses the challenges and opportunities that EIA and SEA offer to further address health issues. The overall objective of the research was to identify the main methods, tools, institutional and procedural factors that facilitate the integration of environmental health aspects into environmental assessments such as SEA…”

Keywords: Environmental Health, Environmental Monitoring, Health Impact Assessment, Public Health

p.XVI: “… This publication presents the doctoral thesis of Julia Nowacki, submitted to the Faculty of Health Sciences – Bielefeld School of Public Health, University Bielefeld, Germany, in partial fulfilment of the requirement for the degree of Doctor of Public Health, on 01 September 2017 by Dipl. Päd. Julia Nowacki, MPH. Prof. Dr. med. Rainer Fehr, MPH, Ph.D., Faculty of Health Sciences, University Bielefeld, Germany, served as the first supervisor of the doctoral thesis and Prof. Dr. Claudia Hornberg, Dipl.-Biol. Dipl.-Ökol., Faculty of Health Sciences, University Bielefeld, Germany, as the second supervisor. The examination and thesis defense committee was completed by Dr. Thomas Claßen, Landeszentrum Gesundheit North Rhine-Westphalia, Bochum, Germany. …”