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  • WFPHA @ World Health Assembly

    19 May 2015

    Delegates from the WFPHA governing council, headquarters as well as members of the WFPHA are participating to the Sixty-eighth World Health Assembly and side events. In the photo, M. Moore, WFPHA president-elect and B. Borisch, Head of the WFPHA headquarters, meet M. Chan, WHO Di...
  • Alliance of Associations of Public Health of the Americas

    30 April 2015

    Cuba Salud is an international health convention organised by the Cuban health minister every year in Havanna. The exemplary Cuban health care system has an global reputation both for its services as well as for its education system. The important help that Cuba could contribute ...
  • Support Nepal!

    28 April 2015

    The leadership of WFPHA is deeply saddened by the loss of life, injuries, and damage in Nepal that has occurred as a result of the earthquake in the past few days and conveys our condolences to the families of the people who were killed and pray for the injured and affected victi...
  • 14th WCPH - daily bulletins

    23 March 2015

    The daily bulletins of the 14 World Congress of Public Health are available on line.   Click on the corresponding day to read the news: Day 1 - Day 2 - Day 3 - Day 4 - Day 5
  • Mengistu Asnake awarded with the Public Health Service Award

    27 February 2015

    Dr. Mengistu Asnake, Pathfinder International’s Country Representative in Ethiopia and WFPHA president, has received the Public Health Service Award at the opening ceremony of the 26th Ethiopian Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Conference on Feb. 25!. For more informa...
  • The Kolkata Call to Action

    20 February 2015

    The 14th World Congress on Public Health on February 15, 2015 in Kolkata, India with delegates gathered from 70 countries around the globe call upon health care providers, government leaders, and all representatives of civil society to take urgent action to mitigate environment...
  • Oral Health Resolutions passed by the WFPHA

    20 February 2015

    Two resolutions on Oral Cancer prevention and Dental public health workforce, submitted by the Oral Health Working group of the WFPHA, have been passed by the WFPHA General Assembly. For more information on the Resolutions and the Oral Health Working Group, click here.
  • Statement by the WFPHA on Electronic Cigarettes

    19 February 2015

    Support for WHO evidence-based publication on electronic cigarettes The World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA) strongly supports the evidence-based position taken by the World Health Organization (WHO) following publication of its report on the issue of Electroni...

Upcoming Public Health Events

ICN International Conference

Fri Jun 19, 2015 Seoul, Korea
ICN invites nurses from around the world to submit abstracts to be considered for presentation at the ICN Conference to be held 19-23 June 2015 in Seoul, Republic of Korea with the theme “Global Citizen, Global Nursing”.

FPH conference 2015

Tue Jun 23, 2015 Gateshead, United Kingdom
The Faculty of Public Health (FPH) can confirm that it will run its 2015 Annual Conference at Sage, Gateshead following a strong bid led by Eugene Milne, Director of Public Health at Newcastle City Council, and the NewcastleGateshead Convention Bureau.

Upcoming World Conference on Public Health

15th World Congress on Public Health

Mon Apr 03, 2017 Melbourne, Australia