Health promotion

Conference programme, day 2

Helsinki, Finland
Tuesday, 11 June 2013

Conference programme, day 2

08:30 – 09:00 CONFERENCE STATEMENT (Finlandia hall)

09:00 - 10:30 THIRD PLENARY: HEALTH PROMOTION AND CLOSING THE HEALTH INEQUITY GAP (Finlandia hall)

  • Tackling inequity in health through all policies, Cecilia Vaca Jones, Minister of Social Development, Ecuador
  • Health and development agenda, Triono Soendoro, senior adviser to Ministry of Health, member of Post MDG-2015 National Committee, Indonesia
  • Health equity in all policies – action by health sector, Gregory Taylor, Deputy Chief Public Health Officer, Public Health Agency of Canada

10:30 - 11:00 Break


11:00 -12:30 PARALLEL SESSIONS

  • Health promotion and urban planning (Veranda 4)
  • Evaluation of HiAP (Helsinki hall)
  • Local Government as a key player in implementation (Veranda 2)
  • The role of the health sector in implementing HiAP (Finlandia hall)
  • How to engage the private sector? (Veranda 1)
  • Response to health inequity: The role of social protection and self-help measures in reducing poverty and achieving equality (Veranda 3)

12:30 - 14:00 Lunch


14:00 – 15:30 FOURTH PLENARY: ECONOMICS AND HEALTH AND WELL-BEING (Finlandia hall)

  • Development, health and equity, Enis Baris, Sector Manager, World Bank
  • Health promotion - efficient investment of government, Mark Pearson, Head of the Health Division, OECD
  • How can private sector contribute to the Post-2015 Development Agenda? Eva Jane-Llopis, Director, World Economic Forum

15:30 – 16:00 Break


16:00 - 17:30 PARALLEL SESSIONS

  • How to tackle health inequity within vulnerable populations? (Veranda 4)
  • Action on the social determinants of health: From measuring to implementation (Finlandia hall)
  • Using a rights-based approach towards improving health (Veranda 3)
  • Use of fiscal measures in promoting population health (Veranda 1)
  • Health and economic benefits through early childhood and education interventions (Veranda 2)
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