Overview

You can gain an overview of health promotion and prevention professionals and organizations with your projects and programs here. You can also exchange with other professionals.

  • Show your project to other interested parties
  • Are you looking for a program in which your project could be embedded?
  • Find an organization with the same focuses as you
  • Are you looking for a professional in a particular area? Perform a targeted search by issue, region, etc.
  • Exchange experiences in one of the existing groups of professionals or create a new one
  • Would you like to offer your services or advertise a vacancy here?

New programs can only be entered from mid-February 2014. This area is still under construction.

For membership in this community an occupation dealing with intervention in health promotion and prevention is required, such as:

  • project leader, project team
  • project execution organization, funding organization or assessing authority
  • responsible person for health promotion and prevention in organizations
  • evaluator or other researcher
  • student of public health, health promotion or prevention
  • responsible person for quality in institutions of health promotion/prevention
  • expert of other disciplines related to health promotion and prevention
  • organization which employs health promotion and prevention experts

The community is based in Switzerland - experts from the whole world are also very welcome!

Membership is free of cost. Although designed for the needs of professionals in health promotion and prevention, everyone is welcome to register with quint-essenz.

Professionals

As soon as you have registered, you may fill in your profile and make it public, thereby obtaining full membership. You can exchange with others, open a group and make your projects publicly accessible.

Organizations

For an organization to become publicly visible, a member of that organization who is already a member of the quint-essenz community will have to register the organization and sign up for approval. Health Promotion Switzerland will check the entry and approve the organization if the requirements for membership are fulfilled.

Groups

As soon as you are registered on quint-essenz, you can join the discussion and open new groups.

Projects

In order to use the project management tool or your project publicly visible for others it is sufficient to register as a member - you do not need to make your own profile publicly visible. Quint-essenz is operated by Health Promotion Switzerland which undertakes no quality control of the projects published on this site.

Activity index

The activity index provides information on how active an expert, organization or group is involved in the community.

Online databases for health promotion and prevention projects have been created in a number of countries in recent years. Some of these databases are used nationwide and some of them are only used in certain regions, although they are nationally accessible.

Austria

http://www.fgoe.org/projektfoerderung/gefoerderte-projekte/
Overview of all projects that have been promoted by the Healthy Austria Fund (Fonds Gesundes Österreich) in recent years.

Switzerland

http://www.bag.admin.ch/tabak_praevention/tpf/index.html?lang=de
Database of all smoking prevention projects that have received financial support from the Tobacco Control Fund since 2004.

http://www.projaction.org
Database for youth projects with the objective of bringing together youth projects and sponsors. Projaction.org is a collaboration between Infoklick.ch Child and Youth Promotion Switzerland and Astina AG.

Germany

http://www.gesundheitliche-chancengleichheit.de/praxisdatenbank/
Largest national list of offers and measures for promoting health on the basis of social situation. The funding organisation is the cooperative alliance Equal Opportunity Health (Gesundheitliche Chancengleichheit) which was set up and is coordinated by the Federal Centre for Health Education (BZgA).

http://www.in-form.de/profiportal/projekte/projekte/projektdatenbank.html
National database of projects that positively influence the nutrition and exercise habits of the general public.

Italy

http://www.retepromozionesalute.it/
Based on an initiative of the Centro di Documentazione per la Promozione della Salute in Piedmont, this is a comprehensive database of health promotion and prevention projects in Italy.

Reference to other project databases?

Online databases for health promotion and prevention projects have been created in a number of countries in recent years. Some of these databases are used nationwide and some of them are only used in certain regions, although they are nationally accessible.

Last modification: 21 February, 2018 13:29