IUHPE Position paper on Health Impact Assessment (2017). 

This document provides information to guide the IUHPE Executive Board and membership as they take action to enhance the effectiveness of policies, plans, and projects intended to improve the health of populations and to advance health equity. The paper defines HIA and describes its uses in promoting health and advancing health equity, including links with other forms of impact assessment.

It is available here in English. Translations and summary will soon follow.


The special issue on Health Impact Assessment published in June 2017 in Global Health Promotion. You can access all articles here.


Compte-rendu de la session Evaluation d’impact sur la santé: opportunités et défis pour l’action en promotion de la santé (2015).


Health Impact Assessment (HIA): a tool for public decision-making towards healthy, sustainable and equitable choices (2012)

IUHPE guiding principles and recommendations for the implementation of Health Impact Assessments at the local level. The document is available in English and French.


Canterbury Health in All Policies Partnership (CHIAPP)

Information Sheet 2: Background Information on Health Impact Assessment (HIA) (March, 2012). The document is available in english here