Ecohealth in Action is a day-long workshop that will be held in conjunction with the Ontario Public Health Association Fall Forum and World Town Planning Day. EcoHealth Ontario will welcome 100 participants from the fields of planning, public health, medicine, policy, education, conservation, forestry, parks & recreation, and more, to build knowledge and inspire action in enhancing access to quality greenspaces.
The event will feature inspiring speakers, panels, networking opportunities and interactive learning sessions. Each component will support participants in:
- Learning how practitioners in diverse sectors are influencing policies and programs that support access to greenspaces for the health and wellbeing of their communities
- Exploring opportunities for multi-sector collaboration
- Learning more about EcoHealth Ontario and resources developed by the collaborative
- Understanding the place of collective action in fostering change