GPHW2024: Opening Ceremony


Feb 20, 2024

Global public health leaders will officially open the third edition of Global Public Health Week (GPHW) on April 8, 2024, during a dedicated online event to be held at 13:00 CEST.


13:00 – 14:30 CEST (90 minutes)

Opening Ceremony

Opening Global Public Health Week: Luis Eugenio de Sousa, president of WFPHA (10 min)

Introducing the panel: Bettina Borisch, WFPHA Executive Director (5 min)

Opening keynote by Abdullah Al Harthy, Oman (15 min)

The ceremony will be followed by the one-hour panel discussion “Peace as a Prerequisite for Equitable Health”, organized by the World Federation of Public Health Associations,

Panel discussion with:

Discussion with the participants (20 min)

Panel chair: Bettina Borisch, WFPHA Executive Director

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