WHO Collaborating Centre for Healthy Urban Environments

The WHO Collaborating Centre for Healthy Urban Environments promotes healthy and sustainable settlements through research, teaching, consultancy, knowledge exchange and publications.

We work closely with municipalities, planning consultancies and health authorities in the UK, as well as with the wider WHO European Healthy Cities network.

Aerial panaromic shot of Bristol City Centre with a river running alongside a large green park.

About the Centre

Background information about the WHO Collaboration Centre.


Our staff, students, and visiting professors.

Research projects

An overview of our key research and related projects.

Training, consultancy and teaching

An overview of training, consultancy and teaching available within the Centre.

Healthy Cities Resource Hub

Healthy Cities resources, including the Implementation Framework for Phase VII.


List of research publications from Centre members.


Contact us for any enquiry or to find out about research opportunities.


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