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Victory claimed more than 140 projects from 13 countries.
The project “Healthy Moscow” capital Department of health won the Grand Prix of the largest in Eastern Europe and Central Asia award in the field of communications Eventiada IPRA Golden World Awards, and also won the award for “Best campaign on healthy lifestyle in the digital/social media”.
The jury appreciated the social dimension of the project, elaborate organization, unprecedented in its scale and contribution to improving the quality of life of Muscovites.
Another winner of the award was another project of the Department of health “healthy lifestyles through youth”. He won in the nomination “the Best project of the promotion of a healthy lifestyle”.
This year applications for participation in the awards received from 13 countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bulgaria, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Poland, Russia, Serbia, Tajikistan, Ukraine, Croatia and Estonia. In total, the international jury reviewed more than 140 projects.
A city-wide program “Healthy Moscow” is aimed at forming the citizens habits to a healthy lifestyle. It includes free health checks, exercise classes, lectures and more. To pass examinations and to attend educational events not only in clinics, but also, for example, city parks.
Over the 124 days of the project 430 thousand inhabitants of the capital have passed preventive examination or check-up to 46 pavilions “Healthy Moscow”. They worked without breaks and weekends from 08:00 to 22:00 and the patients were 190 physicians offices of medical prevention and health centres urban clinics.
13 parks and recreation areas next to the pavilions of “Healthy Moscow” have opened special sites where it has been more than 4.5 thousand of themed events. They were attended by about 260 thousand people.
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