A Primer on Health Impacts of Development Programs

Publication | December 2003
Price
  • US$25.00 (paperback)

This primer emphasizes that environmentally friendly policies in all sectors of development will improve the health of human populations in a way that complements benefits from health services. It also signals ADB's awareness that good health can and should be a crosscutting objective of all development programs receiving assistance.

Contents 

  • Health, Environment and Development
    • The Environmental Wedge: Health, Wealth and Equity
    • Assessing Risks to Human Health
    • Child Health and the Environment
    • Reproductive Health and the Environment
    • Adult Health and the Environment
    • Globalization and Health
    • Framework and Structure of the Primer
    • References
  • Agriculture and Forestry Sector
    • Overview
    • Key Issues for Project Managers
    • Key Project Questions
    • Prototype Project
    • Frequently Asked Questions
    • Best Practices in Irrigation
    • Web Sites and References
  • Water and Sanitation Sector
    • Overview
    • Key Issues for Project Managers
    • Key Project Questions
    • Prototype Project
    • Frequently Asked Questions
    • Best Practices in Water Sector Projects
    • Web Sites and References
  • Energy Sector
    • Overview
    • Key Issues for Project Managers
    • Key Project Questions
    • Prototype Project
    • Frequently Asked Questions
    • Best Practices in Energy Projects
    • References
  • Transport Sector
    • Overview
    • Key Issues for Project Managers
    • Key Project Questions
    • Prototype Project
    • Frequently Asked Questions
    • Best Practices in Transport Sector
    • References
  • Urban Development Sector
    • Overview
    • Key Issues for Project Managers
    • Key Project Questions
    • Prototype Project
    • Frequently Asked Questions
    • Best Practices in Urban Development Projects
    • Web Sites and References
  • Education Sector
    • Overview
    • Key Issues for Project Managers
    • Key Project Questions
    • Prototype Project
    • Frequently Asked Questions
    • Best Practices in Education Projects
    • Web Sites and References
  • Public-Private Partnerships for Protecting Health and the Environment
    • Overview
    • Partnership for a Healthy Environment
    • The Hidden Costs of Poor Health in the Working Environment
    • Key Project Questions
    • Prototype Project
    • Frequently Asked Questions
    • Best Practices in the Industrial Sector
    • Web Sites and References
  • Regional Public Goods for Healthy Environments and Human Development
    • Overview
    • Energy and Health
    • Transport and Health
    • Agriculture Research and Health
    • Trade and Health
    • Urban Development and Health
    • Knowledge Management
    • Protected Environment's Promote Health for All
    • Web Sites and References
  • Annexes

Additional Details

Type
Subjects
  • Health
SKU
  • 100803
ISBN
  • 971-561-511-2

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