September 11th: Housing and communities & Prerequisites for health

Program on 11th September

9.00 -9.10  Welcome and aim of the workshop, Kaisa Korhonen-Kurki, HELSUS

9.10- 9.20 Greetings from Prime Minister’s Office, follow-up and indicators for sustainable development Sami Pirkkala, VNK

9.20 – 9.35 Presentation of the indicators for Housing and Community,  Laura Höijer, YM 

9.35-9.50 Invited comments from the researcher

Mari Vaattovaara : Housing and Communities 15 min

  • Number of people over the age of 75 living in their own home
  • Housing expenditure
  • Intact community structures and conditions for public transportation

  • Access to grocery stores

9.55 -10.00 Short presentation of Indicators for Prerequisities for Health, Sami Pirkkala

10.00 - 10.15 Invited comments from the researcher

Anne Kouvonen: Prerequisites for Health, 15 min

  • Self-rated health and well-being  in different population groups and regions
  • Equal health and social services in diffrent regions 
  • Morbidity index

10.15 -10.45 Discussion

Audience will be divided into groups according to topics of the indicators, and groups will discuss on current and possible future processes that affect on indicators as well as how to tackle these processes to enhance more sustainable future?

10.45 -11.00 Wrapping up and closing

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It is possible to follow the event (presentations and the end discussion) online via Adobe Connect Pro. The link https://connect.funet.fi/helsus_policy_dialogue will open approximately 15 minutes before the event.