#RightsIntoReality conference report 

This year CHEX’s annual conference certainly packed a punch with its highest attendance ever, with 120 delegates gathering in Glasgow for a fascinating day of discussions and workshops around human rights and community-led health. We explored how we can use human rights-based approaches in our work and heard from incredible examples of practice from across Scotland and the UK - and what a fantastic day 

This report summaries key takeaways from the conference and gives an insight into what was covered at our wonderful workshops. See it here.

CHEX is short for Community Health Exchange. We promote and support community-led health where people identify the issues that are important to them and organise to take collective action to address these issues and improve their health. 

Paul Gray, Director General Health and Social Care and Chief Executive of NHS Scotland:

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If you are a local group or organisation in Scotland working to improve the health of your community, or if you are in the statutory sector supporting this type of work, you can register with us for information, advice, networking and training opportunities.

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What is community-led health?

Want to know more about community-led health? Watch a short clip of our film 'The Picture of Health' below featuring some of the local organisations CHEX supports.  

 

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 *further chapters of the film can be accessed here along with subtitled versions*

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