The third in a series of posts on natural capital and mental health, guest blogger Dr Lindsay Walker explores how urban green space and planning can impact on the mental health of residents.
More than 50% of people currently live in urban areas, with the global urban population projected to be […]
Our natural and built environments are intricately linked, yet the application of natural capital concepts to construction industry practices is far from mainstream, and there still remains some uncertainty around the true impact placed on the natural environment. NCI has identified this as a key gap in ensuring that […]
The second in a series of posts on natural capital and mental health, guest blogger Dr Lindsay Walker explores the emerging evidence of the impacts ‘green care’ or ‘ecotherapy’ can have on depression.
In the UK, one in four people will experience a mental health problem in any given year, and […]