Democracy: essential for health and wellbeing
Arrangements range from readily available clean water, sewerage collection, well designed roads, buildings and cities, through to the relative equity in incomes between people.
Income equity is a marker of several other societal factors including social cohesiveness and respect for the less fortunate.
Central to a person’s health is a sense of control over their lives. This happens at all levels from the family, the local community right through to participation in the