Healthy and Healing City Gyeongju Where Every Citizen is Happy
Gyeonju City initiated community health promotion programs in 1995, healthy city project in 2011, and healing programs in 2013. Gyeonju City is a member of the Alliance for Healthy Cities (AFHC) in Asia-Pacific region.
The Goals of Healthy City Gyeongju are "Level of Physical Mental, and Social Health is Improved" and "Gap of Health Inequality among Areas is narrowed down". The Strategies of Healthy City Gyeongju are 3 Sections (Happy Healthy City, Healing City of Sharing, Creative City with Participation) and 9 Tasks (Creating Healthy Setting, Healthy Heart & Brain Project, Healthy and Safe Foods, Healing City, Age-Friendly City, Healthy and Safe Network Project, Active Living City, Safe & Environmentally Excellent City, U (New)-Healthy City). The main projects of Healing City in Healthy City Gyeongju are 'Healing 5-step Program and Healing Academy' and 'International Healing Center'. 'Healing 5-step Program and Healing Academy' are providing information to support cure & treatment through healing specialist and courses to improve natural power immunity through self healing such as healing tourism, natural healing, emotional healing, healing yoga & meditation, recovering relationship. 'International Healing Center' in Dongguk University Gyeonju Hospital offers holistic healing programs and services to improve quality of life beyond diagnosis of diseases and treat-centered.
Although Healthy & Healing City Gyeongju is just beginning, we will concentrate on improvement of health for all citizen and sustainable development.
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Describe the healthy and healthy city Gyeongju in korea using the HiAP (health in all policies) approach.
Keyword(s): Community-Based Health, Health Promotion and Education
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I specialized in preventive mecidine and public health. I have been the principal investigator or co-worker of government-funded grants focusing on the community health program development project and nationa level data study project. My scientific interests has been the healthy cities.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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