minister of wellness Resources

As an innovation in leading wellbeing, the purpose of this initiative is to map out a new function for benefiting people worldwide: a Minister of Wellness. Our aim isn’t to craft the “one right answer” to fit all nations, but to develop a thoughtful and strategic framework that can be used to build a positive contagion for making wellbeing a priority in countries globally. 

 

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Minister of Wellness: Crafting the Role
By Renee Moorefield, CEO, Wisdom Works,Global Wellness Institute Chair, Future of Well Work & CoChair, Ministry of Wellness


interviews with governmental representatives

Interviews reflecting wellbeing leadership at a governmental level: concrete wellness initiatives are already taking place in different countries around the world. We are delighted to present examples and strong inspirations. 

  1.  KEY WELLNESS LEADERS FROM THE GOVERNMENT OF JAPAN
    Interviewed by Tomonori Maruyama, September 2016

    Mr. Yoshihide Esaki, Director, Healthcare Service Industries Division, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI)
    Theme: The creation of a next generation healthcare industry - towards a lifelong active society
    Watch Interview HERE
     

    Ms. Naoko Nakajima
    Director, Hot Spring Conservation and Use Promotion Office, Nature Conservation Bureau, Ministry of the Environment
    Theme: Spas as a resource for health, tourism, and revitalization
    Watch Interview HERE

  2. KEY WELLNESS LEADERS FROM THE GOVERNMENT OF BHUTAN
    Interviewed by Prof. Gerry Bodeker, PhD, May 2016

    Mr. H.E. Mr Jigme Thinley, former Prime Minister
    Watch Interview HERE

  3. KEY WELLNESS LEADERS FROM THE GOVERNMENT OF THE UNITED STATES
    Interviewed by Renee Moorefield, PhD, July 2016

    Mr. Serge Dedina, Mayor, Imperial Beach, California
    Watch Interview HERE