“It is not the strongest of the species that survives, nor the most intelligent that survives. It is the one that is the most adaptable to change” (Charles Darwin) A community that is connected can better adapt to change and recover from adversity. This is what makes a community resilient. As it happens, this
What is resilience? Resilience is the ability to 'change ones behaviour to adapt to disadvantage or adversity'. Resilient people are able to cope with stress and crisis, and can bounce back quickly from adverse events. In the workforce Resilience is needed in the workplace now more than ever before. The rapidly changing marketplaces, intense competition,
Every 15 seconds, 160 workers have a work-related accident. 28th April 2016 The annual World Safety and Health Day promotes the prevention of occupational accidents and diseases, globally. The campaign aims to raise awareness and focus attention on how a health and safety culture can help to reduce the number of work-related deaths and injuries.
The World Health Organisation was set up on April 7th 1948. Every year since 1950, its anniversary is celebrated with ‘World Health Day’- the focus this year is on Diabetes. What is Diabetes? A lifelong condition that causes a person’s blood sugar level to become too high. Of the two types, around 90% of all adults
In 2015, 32 Nations pledged their support to Nutrition and Hydration Week, and the website http://nutritionandhydrationweek.co.uk/ had over 9000 visits from 49 countries. This year, the awareness week takes place from the 14th-20th March. The mission is to “create a global movement that will reinforce and focus energy, activity and engagement on nutrition and hydration