6TH GLOBAL FORUM ON HEALTH PROMOTION IN CANADA
"Health Promotion ~ At the Very Heart of Sustainability"
|Close to 300 participants at the 6GFHP held in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada 16-17 October 2016 adopted the PEI Health Promotion Declaration and Call for Action - Health Promotion for Sustainable Development.
The Global Forum celebrated the 30th Anniversary of the Ottawa Charter and looked into the future of health promotion in the light of the Social Development Goals. Highlights of the event were: keynote speech by Haik Nikogosian, Special Representative of the WHO Regional Director for Europe, a video message from Ilona Kickbusch, Director of the Global Health Centre of the Graduate Institute in Geneva, a Roundtable session on Governance for Health and a session on Future leadership of Health Promotion.
The activities were organised in Plenary sessions and concurrent workshops.
6e FORUM MONDIAL SUR LA PROMOTION DE LA SANTE
Célébration du 30e anniversaire de la Charte d’Ottawa
"La promotion de la santé, au coeur du développement durable"
16-17 octobre 2016, Charlottetown, Île-du-Prince-Édouard, Canada
Fruit d’un partenariat entre l’Alliance pour la promotion de la santé, le Groupe entreprises en santé, The Quaich Inc. et le ministère de la Santé et du Mieux-être de l’Î.-P.-É.
WHO INFORMAL HEARING ON NCDs
An Informal hearing was held 25 August 2016 in the WHO EB Room with non-State actors on the proposed draft updated Appendix 3 of the WHO Global NCD Action Plan
An Alliance delegation participated at the meeting and Comments were presented by Sonia Heptonstall, Board Member.
At the 34th Annual CME Meeting organized by Lakeside Education Trust in Bangalore 31 July a Souvenir was released carrying the message and the presentation of the Alliance. Many Doctors attending the Meeting have volunteered support for the Alliance activities in future. Dr Pandurangi, founding member of the Alliance also attended.
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The Sirona Center for Health Promotion, Bangalore, India represented by Prof. Elizabeth Cherian Paramesh and the O'Neill Institute for National & Global Health Law, Georgetown University, Washington DC, USA represented by Eric Friedman
Statement made by the Alliance on NCDs at the WHA.
ANNUAL BRIEFING of the Alliance during the WHA
26 May 2016
"Synergy of Action for Achieving the SDGs through Health Promotion"
SIDE EVENT at the WHA co-sponsored by the Alliance
"Towards the right to health"
Possibilities of a Framework Convention on Global Health and Harmonized Civil Society Platforms for Universal Health Coverage
25 May 2016, 18:00-19.30
UN Palais, Room IX
HEALTH PROMOTION DAY - Sunday, 22 May - Programme
11:00-16:00 sponsored by Life University and hosted by CAGI in "La Pastorale", route de Ferney 106
A chance for local and international actors to gather, exchange ideas, and celebrate the promotion of health the day before the WHA.
We are seeking the participation of groups that promote health and are interested in hosting a stand or demonstrating their activities.
JOURNEE POUR LA PROMOTION DE LA SANTE - Dimanche, le 22 mai - Programme
FEDERAL CAFE of the Alliance
at the GENEVA HEALTH FORUM in CICG, Level 1 Room C5
Wednesday, 20 April, 10:30-11:00
"Health Promotion – at the heart of sustainability. 30th Anniversary of the Ottawa Charter"
Main Speaker: Dr Sandrine Motamed, Institute of Global Health, Geneva University
GENEVA HEALTH FORUM, CICG Geneva
19-21 April 2016
A4HP exhibition stand next to the Cafeteria shared with the International Co-operative Summit
Information sheet about the Alliance
Thanks to the support of the Canton of Geneva the Alliance moved to its first independent office
1 August 2012
Alliance for Health Promotion - Grand-Montfleury 48, 1290 Versoix - Tel.: 022 755 54 56 - View Map