Health promotion

The 8th Global Conference on Health Promotion

This conference was co-hosted by WHO and the Ministry of Social Affairs and Health, Finland. The main theme of the conference was “Health in All Policies” (HiAP) and its focus was on implementation, the “how-to”. It was structured around six themes.


Conference Programme



Shanghai Declaration

A view of Shanghai airport.

The Shanghai Declaration on Health Promotion has been endorsed by the participants of the conference.

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