This report provides guidance for companies to take concrete actions to integrate women's health and empowerment in their policies, systems, and operations, furthering SDGs 3, 5 and 8. The framework is based on lessons learned from consultations with companies, non-governmental organizations, and women's health programs in order to provide best practices for investing in workplace women's health and empowerment.
Evaluating Water Quality to Prevent Future Disasters - Chapter 1: Overview: Evaluating Water Quality to Prevent Future Disasters
Separation Science and Technology, Volume 11, 2019, Pages 1-12
Water-quality disasters occur frequently worldwide and do not necessarily occur only in underdeveloped world. Detailed water-quality evaluations can help prevent occurrence of some of these disasters.This book chapter addresses goals 3, 6 and 14 by discussing our vulnerability to water disasters to help us avoid some of them in the future.
Radioactivity in the Environment (Second Edition), 2019, Pages 635-656
This book chapter addresses goal 3 by discussing the decontamination measures needed after radiation exposure and the protection of first responders and the general public.
Elsevier, Operations Research for Health Care, Volume 19, December 2018
Supporting healthy route choice for commuter cyclists: The trade-off between travel time and pollutant dose
Cyclists form the most vulnerable road user group in terms of injury from traffic accidents, as well as exposure to traffic-related air pollution.
Elsevier, Smart Health, Volume 9-10, December 2018
This work intends to develop an intelligent, four-dimensional (namely X-Y-Z plus somatosensory), partial control, and virtual-reality-enabled Tai-Chi System (VTCS).
4 December 2018
To further goal 3, XpertHR have produced a webinar that offers guidance on how to effectively promote mental and emotional health in the workplace.
7 September 2018
To support goal 3, XpertHR have produced a podcast that outlines the importance of mental health first-aid at work.
The 2018 report of the Lancet Countdown on health and climate change: shaping the health of nations for centuries to come
The Lancet, Volume 392, Issue 10163, 8–14 December 2018, Pages 2479-2514.
The 2018 Lancet Countdown report directly contributes to SDG 13 (climate action), SDG 3 (good health and well-being) and SDG 9 (industry, innovation and infrastructure). The report indicates that climate change is the biggest global health threat of the 21st century. Stressing the need for governments to focus on decarbonising economies, in order to reduce rates of cardiovascular and respiratory disease, and reduce risk factors linked to infectious disease and mental illness.
A systematic review of social stress and mental health among transgender and gender non-conforming people in the United States
Clinical Psychology Review, Volume 66, December 2018, Pages 24-38.
Developing SDG 3 (good health and well-being) and SDG 10 (reduced inequalities), this article explores transgender and gender non-conforming (TGNC) populations in health care settings. Findings suggest that TGNC people are exposed to a variety of social stressors, including stigma, discrimination, and bias events that contribute to mental health problems.
The Molecular and Clinical Pathology of Neurodegenerative Disease, 2019, Pages 25-82
This chapter addresses goal 3 by examining the molecular and clinical pathology of Alzheimer's disease and Dementia.