Workplace HEPA Promotion

Workplace physical activity UKK Institute

The working group provides a platform for exchanging practices to promote health-enhancing physical activity (HEPA) in workplaces across the countries within WHO European Region. Also sedentary behaviour is focused, as it has become an important research area in terms of health.

The activities include surveys about country-specific practices, LinkedIn-group for sharing national experiences, webinars on practical tools and approaches and collaboration with other European networks such as European Network for Workplace Health Promotion ENWHP and PEROSH.

The working group is chaired by:

Ms Minna Aittasalo, UKK Institute for Health Promotion Research, Finland, minna.aittasalo(a)
Ms Matleena Livson, Finnish Olympic Committee, Finland, matleena.livson(a)

Conference in Zagreb, 2017

Conference in Belfast, 2016

Activities and reports



Working group for Workplace HEPA promotion in WHO/Europe webpages

To join this activity, please contact HEPA Europe at hepaeurope(a)


Last Modified: 19.12.2017

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