2004-2007 EC co-funded project HIA effectiveness

EC co-funded project “HIA effectiveness“ / EC-kofinanziertes Projekt “HIA effectiveness”

15 Aug 2004 – 14 Aug 2007

The project received funding under the European Union Public Health Work Programme. It was led by the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies. The project included reseach teams from 19 countries / Das Projekt wurde im Rahmen des EU-Arbeitsprogrammes Public Health gefördert. Die Leitung lag beim European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies. Dem Projekt gehörten Forschungsgruppen aus 19 Ländern an

2007 HIA effectiveness project
2007 HIA effectiveness project

17 Case studies from / 17 Fallstudien aus:

  • England
  • Italy
  • Lithuania
  • The Netherlands
  • Northern Ireland
  • Slovenia
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Wales
  • Finland
  • Germany
  • Poland
  • 6 countries (Austria, France, Malta, the Netherlands, Sweden, Switzerland)
  • Denmark
  • Hungary
  • Switzerland

2007 BBI airport map

Case study 11: The controversial Berlin Brandenburg International Airport: time- and resource-consuming efforts concerning health within planning approval in Germany. (Welteke, Classen, Mekel, Fehr in: The effectiveness of HIA, cf. below)


Project results / Projektergebnisse:

2006 Blau, J., Ernst, K., Wismar, M., Baro, F., Blenkus, M.G., Bremen, K. von, Fehr, R., Gulis, G., Kauppinen, T., Mekel, O., Nelimarkka, K., Perttilä, K., Scagnetti, N., Sprenger, M., Stegeman, I., Welteke, R.: The use of health impact assessment across Europe. Chapter 11 in: Stahl, T., Wismar, M., Ollila, E., Lahtinen, E., Leppo, K. (eds.): Health in all policies. Prospects and potentials. European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies; Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, Finland, pp.209-230

2007 Blau, J., Ernst, K., Wismar, M., Baro, F., Blenkus, M.G., von Bremen, K., Fehr, R., Gulis, G., Kaupinnen, T., Mekel, O., Nelimarkka, K., Perttilä, K., Scagnetti, N., Sprenger, M., Stegemann, I., Welteke, R.: The use of HIA across Europe. Chapter 3 in: Wismar, M., Blau, J., Ernst, K., Figueras, J. (eds.): The effectiveness of Health Impact Assessment – Scope and limitations of supporting decision-making in Europe. European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, WHO Regional Office for Europe, Copenhagen, pp.37-55

Same in Spanish (2008): Blau, J., Ernst, K., Wismar, M., Baro, F., Blenkus, M.G., von Bremen, K., Fehr, R., Gulis, G., Kaupinnen, T., Mekel, O., Nelimarkka, K., Perttilä, K., Scagnetti, N., Sprenger, M., Stegemann, I., Welteke, R.: El uso de la EIS en Europa. Capítulo 3 in: Wismar, M., Blau, J., Ernst, K., Figueras, J. (eds.): La eficacia de la evaluación del impacto sanitario. Alcance y limitaciones del apoyo a la toma de decisiones en Europa. Junta de Andalucía, Consejería de Salud, Edición 2008, pp.43-65 (Spanish translation)

2007 Welteke, R., Classen, T., Mekel, O., Fehr, R.: The controversial Berlin Brandenburg International Airport: time- and resource-consuming efforts concerning health within planning approval in Germany. Case study 11 in: Wismar, M., Blau, J., Ernst, K., Figueras, J. (eds.): The effectiveness of Health Impact Assessment. Scope and limitations of supporting decision-making in Europe. European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, WHO Regional Office for Europe, Copenhagen, pp.207-223

Same in Spanish (2008): Welteke, R., Classen, T., Mekel, O., Fehr, R. (2008): El polémico Aeropuerto Internacional de Berlin-Brandeburgo: esfuerzos que exigen tiempo y recursos en relación con la salud dentro de la aprobación de planes en Alemania. Estudio de caso 11 in: Wismar, M., Blau, J., Ernst, K., Figueras, J. (eds.): La eficacia de la evaluación del impacto sanitario. Alcance y limitaciones del apoyo a la toma de decisiones en Europa. Junta de Andalucía, Consejería de Salud, Edición 2008, pp.241-261

(Rev. 13 Jan 2016)