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The National Collaborating Centre for Healthy Public Policy (NCCHPP) has a goal of supporting public health actors across Canada in their efforts to promote healthy public policies  Visit the Website

The Healthy Public Policy Research Group (Groupe d'étude sur les politiques publiques et la santé. GÉPPS) has a research focus on the processes involved in producing public policies, from their emergence to their evaluation, analyzed through the perspective of their impacts on health.  Visit the Website


The Portal offers a list of links and useful documents assessing the impact of public policy on health. These electronic links are categorized into five groups:
  • Documentation on the orientation and the development of health impact assessment in Quebec, as well as on the application of section 54 of the Public Health Act;

  • Theoretical and methodological documents exploring the concept of Health Impact Assessment;

  • Government policies in light of health impact assessment;

  • Examples of health impact assessments;

  • Documentation on other types of impact assessment that apply to public policy.