Using our assets for health impact
Our work as an independent foundation investing in a healthier society.
Through Impact on Urban Health, we help urban areas become healthier places for everyone to live.
of the world's population will live in urban areas by 2050
people in the UK currently live in cities or towns
the range of life expectancies across London boroughs, for men and women respectively
We believe we can improve global health by focusing on cities. The places that we grow up, live and work impact how healthy we are.
We know that there are more extreme health outcomes in urban areas in the UK. London, like other cities, is home to the best and worst health – often side by side.
We’re committed to achieving health equity by helping urban areas become healthier places for everyone to live in.