International Standards & Practice Guidelines (IS&Gs)
- Physical activity topics
—Physical activity fact sheet
- Global recommendations on physical activity for health
- WHO Collaborating Centres on Physical Activity and Health Promotion
—Centres for Disease Control & Prevention
- Global Strategy on Diet, Physical Activity and Health
- Interventions on Diet and Physical Activity: What Works BPGHM Note: See page 25. WHO document gives Church-based programs “Effective” (highest possible) rating.
Missions Specific Best Practices Documents
(Demonstrate Compliance with International Standards & Guidelines)
I. FAITH-BASED ORGANIZATION (FBO) OPEN-ACCESS DOCUMENTS:
A. Journal of Christian Nursing
—Using the Internet to Increase Physical Activity in a Faith Community–No references to IS&Gs but appears to demonstrate compliance.
II. SECULAR OPEN-ACCESS DOCUMENTS:
A. The Lancet Global Health Series See especially:
—Physical Activity 2016: Progress and Challenges