I want to compare some definitions! Friends of the Earth and the PSI define sustainability in the context of fourprinciples. (Elkin 1991). Futurity The effects of any human activity must consider the needs and aspirations of future generations, of your great grandchildren's great grandchildren. The planetary support systems and a minimum environmental 'capital' stock should be maintained. EnvironmentThe full and true environmental… Continue reading Sustainability
“What can I do now or in the future, acting alone or within an organization, to help achieve Health for All though Primary Health Care?” As I am not currently directly involved with health and social services, but have significant experience and knowledge, I am in a strong position to help communicate… Continue reading Implementing Health for All in the UK
When I get older losing my hair, Many years from now, .... Will you still need me, will you still feed me, When I'm sixty-four? Thanks to the fab four! How do we live excellently to probably 100 years of age? This is now reality for many people. We have worked it out! The American… Continue reading When I’m Sixty Four
Inclusive design should be seen as a continuous process - from the initial concept, the design brief or master plan, through to the detailed design; the planning and building control approval processes; onto construction and the operation, management and maintenance of the completed facility. Each of these stages should be an inclusive process in themselves,… Continue reading Inclusive Design
Charles Leadbetter spoke at the Enabled by Design Unconference at the Design Museum on Thursday 17 June 2010 and said: “For, With, By and To In the spring of 2010 I began work on a project called For, With, By and To, which argues there are only four main ways in which we organise most… Continue reading For, with by and to
Compare and contrast the insights into primary health care provided by Dr. Carl Taylor’s lecture with the insights provided from the other assigned lectures, readings and videos during Weeks 1 and 2. How are these perspectives similar, and how are they different? Use specific examples from the course materials to back up your… Continue reading Primary Health Care – What Is It?