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  • Ebola: an open letter to European governments

    29 September 2014

    Leading health experts urge EU Member States to “mobilize all possible resources” to assist West Africans in controlling the Ebola epidemic. They call for European countries to take specific measures, including allowing health professionals to volunteer for temporary leave to ass...
  • New WFPHA member's platform

    23 September 2014

    The new wfpha.org website is now available. In this new version the "For Members Only" area has been replaced by an interactive members' platform. Thus login information that you or your association's members used to access to the previous "For Members Only" are no more active. T...
  • New publication on MDGs by the WFPHA

    23 September 2014

    Millennium Development Goals: how public health professionals perceive the achievement of MDGs There have been various consultations on the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by different groups. However, even if it is clear that the health sector has led the development su...
  • Renewed observer status of WFPHA at COP

    19 September 2014

    The World Health Organization, through its Secretariat for the Framework Convention for Tobacco Control (FCTC), recommended that the WFPHA continue to be accredited as an observer to the FCTC Conference of the Parties process. The WFPHA is one of 16 non-governmental organizations...

Upcoming Public Health Events

2 Simposio Brasilero de Saude e Ambiente

Mon Oct 20, 2014 Belo Horizonte, Brazil
O GT de Saúde & Ambiente da ABRASCO irá realizar no período de 19 a 22 de outubro de 2014, na cidade de Belo Horizonte/MG, o 2º Simpósio Brasileiro de Saúde & Ambiente (2ºSIBSA).
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10th EHFCN Conference

Thu Nov 06, 2014 Divani Palace Acropolis Hotel Parthenonos 19-25, Athens 117 42 Greece
"Less fraud, waste and abuse in healthcare ? Change the paradigms!"
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Upcoming World Conference on Public Health

14th World Congress on Public Health

Wed Feb 11, 2015 Kolkata, India
The World Federation of Public Health Associations and the Indian Public Health Association have the pleasure to invite public health professionals to the 14th World Congress on Public Health.
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