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Booklet summarizes methodology for economic assessment of transport infrastructure &policies in relation to health effects of walking & cycling; systematic reviews of economic &health literature, guidance on applying health economic assessment tools.

The Institute of Public Health of the Republic of Macedonia conducted the initial assessment of the economic savings as a consequence of cycling among persons who regularly cycle in the capital city of Skopje in 2011.

This article presents the guidance as well as practical applications of the Health Economic Assessment Tool (HEAT) for cycling. It concludes that substantial savings can be expected from increased cycling.

The booklet contains information on the degree of air pollution in Europe, the nature of its effects and the measures that are being (and should be) taken to combat it.

53 European governments adopted the Parma Declaration in March 2010 pledging to reduce the adverse health impact of environmental threats in the next decade.

The report takes stock of progress made by Uzbekistan in environmental management since 2001. It covers policymaking, planning & implementation, the financing of environmental policies, and integration of environmental concerns into economic sectors.