Walking for All

The Challenge

To create one well resourced walking scheme for Northern Ireland.

The Role

To work with Sport NI and Public Health Agency (PHA) who have come together to form a partnership to develop a single coordinated led-walking programme for Northern Ireland with a provisional title of ‘Walking For All’. ORNI’s role is to complete elements of the research,¬† compile materials and deliver events for the partnership.

The new scheme will be aimed at those who are inactive and getting them active, starting to exercise to improve their health and wellbeing.

The Participation Team, aim to :

  • Complete a Greenbook Economic Appraisal
  • Look at best practice in NI and other countries
  • Study trip to Path For All, Scotland
  • Hold a conference to show the latest research on walking


Project Partners

  • Sport Northern Ireland
  • Public Health Agency

Project Funders

This initiative was funded through The Public Health Agency and Sport Northern Ireland.