The model

The scientific evidence is strong:
urban planning can influence health in many ways.

Get to know our urban determinants of health and discover the mental, physical, and environmental health impact of each category.

Want to learn more? Check out our Urban Determinants of Health and our Health Impacts of Urban Determinants.

Density:
Compact Cities

Compact cities have a medium density of services and housing, so everything is accessible in 15 minutes.

Mobility:
Connected Cities

Connected cities have high quality walking routes, cycle paths, and public transport networks connecting the places people want to go.

Variety:
Complete Neighbourhoods

Complete neighbourhoods include a mix of accessible public services, green spaces, healthy food options and commerce.

Landscape:
Green Cities

Green cities are made up of diverse green spaces and public areas that encourage leisure and socialising.

Housing:
Quality Homes

Quality homes are equitably distributed, energy-efficient, comfortable, and warm.

Interested in exploring the healthiest options for your city? Contact us to see how we could help!