Assessment of national policies

(Work Package 1 - Lead Partner: TNO Leiden, Netherlands)

  • Identifying existing regulatory laws and guidelines for the development of infrastructures for leisure-time physical activity
  • Qualitative interviews with experts and policy-makers.

Interim Results Available Now

Assessment of national mechanisms

(Work Package 2 - Lead Partner: University of Jyväskylä, Finland)

Collecting information on existing national mechanisms (i.e. procedures and instruments) used for the development of local infrastructures for leisure-time physical activity

Interim Results Available Now


Agreement on good practice criteria

(Work Package 3: Lead Partner: University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany)

  • Developing a set of quality criteria for policies and mechanisms
  • Agreeing upon a good practice checklist
  • Evaluating existing policies and mechanisms in participating nations against the checklist of good practice

Presentation of the checklist and results at the
International POIN2010 Conference
November 8th - 9th, Frankfurt/Main, Germany