A Global Fail? International Comparisons of Physical Activity of Children and Youth Report Cards

A Global Fail? International Comparisons of Physical Activity of Children and Youth Report Cards

The 2014 Global Summit on the Physical Activity of Children recently brought together researchers, practitioners and policy makers to address the growing childhood physical inactivity crisis. There was an impressive agenda of scientific communications, workshops, debates, networking opportunities, and key note addresses. Notably including health knowledge translation phenomenon Doc Mike Evans (Watch his latest viral video: Let’s Make our Day Harder).

Dr. Voss shares her observations and reservations about the release of the 10th Report Card on the Physical Activity of Children and Youth on the Active Streets, Active People Blog.

Active Streets, Active People is an interdisciplinary research team (CHHM/UBC/SFU/VCHRI) focused on neighbourhood design, lifespan health & mobility, knowledge translation, fun