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Built Environment & Physical Activity: A position statement


UK Faculty of Public Health

Subject Keywords: Food, Environment, Transport, Obesity
Topic: Obesity
Type: Report
Region: United Kingdom

This Position statement describes the association between the built environment and physical activity. The statement outlines evidence-based interventions and recommendations, as well as suggesting key publications and organisations as a ‘next step’ to understanding and tackling this complex problem. The 'Built Environmet & Physical Activity: A Briefing Statement' is available here.

FPH has published expert resources on a range of issues connected to food, the environment, transport and obesity that demonstrate the importance of an integrated approach to improving people's health.

The statements give an overview of key public health issues and make recommendations for action to tackle the issues they address.

The evidenced-based position and briefing statements are available here



Rights: © Faculty of Public Health
Suggested citation:

UK Faculty of Public Health. (2013) Built Environment & Physical Activity: A position statement [Online]. Available from: [Accessed: 21st November 2019].


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