Testbed North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW): Addressing Ergonomic Challenges in the Home Office Environment

The evolution of working environments In recent years, the landscape of everyday working life has undergone a remarkable transformation. With a rising number of employees seizing remote work opportunities, the traditional office setting has evolved. The Covid-19 pandemic accelerated this shift, familiarizing people with the advantages of working from home. However, despite the allure of remote […]

Team talks: Exploring perspectives with Invest4Health team members

Let us introduce our team, offering insights into the minds leading at Invest4Health. We’re launching a series of interviews featuring key team members. Join us as we uncover the stories, roles, and unique perspectives that bring the Invest4Health project to life. First, meet Jolanda Van Vliet, our Project Coordinator; Bengt Stavenow, Project Co-Coordinator and Co-Chair […]

Exploring the Invest4Health testbeds – Region Skåne, Sweden, focusing on tackling health inequalities in mental health and wellbeing amongst children

Building on knowledge and experience in social investments, Invest4Health aims to develop sustainable funding mechanisms that stimulate collaboration and incentivise investment within and across sectors while challenging traditional governance and funding models in health promotion and disease prevention. The lead partner of Invest4Health is Region Skåne. Still, at the same time, Skåne is one of […]

Strategic Replication: Introducing Innovative Ways to Finance Health through Social Franchising in Smart Capacitating Investment Models

Social franchising comes into focus as we progress through the complex stages of creating, testing and validating Smart Capacitating Investment (SCI) models. We are developing a comprehensive SCI package for a large-scale showcase. In a strategic move, we employ social franchising as the avenue for widespread replication to support financially our health promotion and disease […]

I4H Newsletter – Issue 1

The Invest4Health (I4H) Horizon Europe project was officially launched in January 2023. It aims to challenge traditional financing methods and revolutionize health promotion and disease prevention funding. Our innovative strategies provide a fresh perspective creating value from health as an investment rather than a cost.

Advancing Health and Well-being

Invest4Health Workshop in Skåne Explored Testbed for Early Coordinated Interventions. On June 9th, a pivotal workshop took place in Skåne as part of the Invest4Health project, which aims to revolutionize health promotion and disease prevention financing through innovative investment models.

Invest4Health at The HealthTech Festival in Oslo

Invest4Health, our initiative to transform health financing and shape policies for optimizing health promotion and disease prevention resources, actively featured in The HealthTech Festival held at Oslo Science Park on June 15th.

Building consensus on a common architecture

Building consensus on a common architecture is crucial in the Invest4Health project due to its complex nature. With diverse stakeholders and perspectives involved, reaching shared understanding ensures effective decision-making, alignment of goals, and implementation of strategies.

Launch of the Invest4health project

January 2023 – The Invest4Health Horizon Europe (I4H) project officially launched with the kick-off meeting on 2 February. During this thriving and highly productive meeting in Malmö, Sweden, the consortium partners engaged in in-depth discussions about the project