14th World Congress on Public Health


Healthy People - Healthy Environment


A unique gathering of public health professionals from around the world

A springboard to develop, implement and evaluate the impact of policies, programmes and practices

A premium interface for transformative beneficial changes in health and environment for all

A meeting for government and international agencies, academics, researchers, policy - makers and other stakeholders

Important Announcements

- Online Registration open

- Scientific Programme available

- Abstract Submission open

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Job Share Program

The first job share program jointly organized by WFPHA and PHAA has been successfully completed.

The two fellows Heya Yi - Chinese Preventive Medicine Association - and Binod Regmi - Nepal Public Health Association - as well as Michael Moore, CEO of the Public Health Association of Australia that hosted the fellows, will report on this experience at the upcoming WFPHA General Assembly in May.

More information on this program as well as on the next call for Job share fellows will be available soon.

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2nd Arab World Conference on Public Health

The 2nd Arab World Conference on Public Health has been postponed to 2015.

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Teaching global health

Global Health Action publishes a first set of articles directed to creating a comprehensive, dedicated and affordable "textbook" for teaching global health. The articles evolved out of deliberations at the 13th World Congress on Public Health, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in April 2012.

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Facets of Global Health: Globalisation, Equity, Impact, and Action

The Millennium Development Goals: experiences, achievements and what’s next

Marta Lomazzi, Bettina Borisch, Ulrich Laaser

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Role of Public Health in Today’s Global Setting

The WHO and the WFPHA have jointly organized a consultation to define the role of Public Health in Today’s Global Setting.

The consultation has started via a Teleconference of an advisory group and will be now followed up by a DELPHI study.

The DELPHI study outcomes will be used to generate a first concept note to be further discussed and developed with the Director General of the WHO and at the 14th World Congress of Public Health in Kolkata, India, in 2015.

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Korea Public Health Association (KPHA) organizes the 5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Public Health

tl_files/doc/about/apcph 2014 (14)_jpg.jpgThe 5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Public Health (APCPH 2014), hosted by the Korean Public Health Association, will be held at Seoul Olympic Parktel, in Seoul, Korea on April 10-11, 2014. A key issue of APCPH 2014 is “Health Asia – Multidisciplinary Approaches to Emerging Challenges”, and public health expert, participants will have an extraordinary opportunity to meet, interact, and network with leading professionals from the government, non-government organization, industry, and academic sectors of the region.

APCPH 2014 will grant a travel expense of an eligible abstract author. For application, abstract submitting is required.

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For inquiry: office@apcph.org

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