Global health news

Saving the Lives of Women, Children and Adolescents
The new Global Strategy for Women’s, Children’s and Adolescents’ Health is a roadmap for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals that most contribute to improving health outcomes for women, children and adolescents.  APHA, in collaboration with The Partnership for Maternal Newborn and Child Health, have organized a webinar series to learn about the latest evidence and recommended interventions on how to improve their health.

To view upcoming events, past recordings, and presentation slides, please visit our webinars page.

Strategy aims to improve health status of world's women, kids (article in the January 2016 issue of The Nation's Health)

World Federation of Public Health Associations’ 15th World Congress on Public Health
"Voices, Vision, Action"
April 3-7, 2017
Melbourne, Australia
As the host destination for the 2017 World Congress on Public Health, the Public Health Association of Australia in partnership with the WFPHA is planning a Festival of Public Health during the Congress to engage researchers, practitioners, academics, administrators, policy makers, industry representatives, students and stakeholders involved in public health from all over the globe. At the Congress, participants will share and enhance knowledge transfer about the latest advancements in public health, its challenges and opportunities, collaborations and advancements

WFPHA e-newsletter
For the latest news highlighting the work of the Federation and other member associations around the world, read the e-newsletter