Health Impact Assessment: A practical guide

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Harris, P., Harris-Roxas, B., Harris, E., & Kemp, L.

Sydney: Centre for Health Equity Training, Research and Evaluation (CHETRE) Part of the UNSW Research Centre for Primary Health Care and Equity The University of New South Wales, Australia UNSW -2007

The guide aims to provide people a practical understanding of HIA, its process, concepts and theories. Health Impact Assessment HIA is both a health protection and health promotion tool. In Health Impact Assessment HIA, health should be broadly defined to include assessments of both health hazards and health benefits of a proposal and the potential ways in which health and wellbeing can be both protected and promoted.  Available online as PDf file.