Policy Resolutions and Statements

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 in endorsing the concept of primary health care as proposed at Alma Ata, urging the linkage of health with economic development strategies, raising awareness of the health consequences of landmines and nuclear weapons, engaging active NGO participant in the negotiations leading up to the passage of the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control, and 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.

For more information about the definition of WFPHA Resolutions, Position Papers and Technical Paper, click here.

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