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  • WFPHA Resolution on Access to Oral Health for Children adoped by Mexico City government

    30 June 2015

    In May 2015 in Mexico City, the resolution "Child Human Rights – Resolution on Access to Oral Health for Children" was formally adopted by Mexico City government and staff as part of a program that will incorporate healthy eating, hand-washing and tooth brushing in schools. For ...
  • CPHA recommends agenda for action to address the ecological determinants of health

    01 June 2015

    CPHA recommends agenda for action to address the ecological determinants of health The Canadian Public Health Association developed an agenda for action addressing the ecological determinants of health. Designed for public health professionals and organizations, the agenda focus...
  • 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...

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