How to promote health through schools?
Many of today's and tomorrow's leading causes of death, disease and disability can be significantly reduced by preventing behavior that is initiated during youth, through health education, understanding and motivation; and fostered by social and political policies and conditions. Healthy systems and practices should be initiated from the schools
Encourage schools fostering health
What is a "school fostering health"?
A "school fostering health" is one that constantly strengthens its capacity as a healthy setting for living, learning and working.
A school fostering health:
Schools fostering health focus on: