About the WHO Centre

The WHO Collaborating Centre has been supporting healthy cities movement since 1995.

As one of only two WHO Collaborating Centres in the world situated in a built environment faculty we are recognised as a leader in the emerging field of healthy urban planning. Our staff promote healthy and sustainable settlements through a combination of research, training, consultancy and publications.

What we do

Our work with municipalities, planning consultancies and health authorities in the UK and through the wider European WHO Healthy Cities network.

WHO Healthy Cities and the origins of the Centre

About the World Health Organization Healthy Cities project and the history and contribution of the centre.

Working with WHO Healthy Cities

Our broad range of research, consultancy, educational and publishing activities across Britain and Europe.

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