Research, Policy & Global Development

David Rojas: Urban and Transport Planning to Get Healthier Citizens

"If we can start including the health concept in the design of cities we can improve public health"

Among the ISGlobal researchers involved in the Urban Planning, Environment and Health Initiative, there is David Rojas. Bearing in mind the evidence reported by several studies, he firmly believes that research may contribute to create healthier cities with a healthier population. He also defends a science linked to politicians and stakeholders, but also responsive to citizens participation.