WFPHA and its Members influence international health policy through the development and implementation of Policy Resolutions and other advocacy initiatives. WFPHA has led the NGO community at Alma Ata in endorsing the concept of primary health care, urged linking health with economic development strategies, raised awareness of the health consequences of landmines and nuclear weapons, engaged as an active NGO participant in the negotiations leading up to the passage of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, and is committed to providing leadership in efforts to meet the Millennium Development Goals.

Since 1978 WFPHA has passed many Resolutions and 4 Position Papers that have been classified as Environmental, Global, Globalization and Trade, Peace and Weapons, Tobacco or Diverse issues.

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