Young Forum Gastein 2022: Call for applications

1. April 2022

In 2022, the European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) will celebrate its 25th anniversary and take stock of the substantial accomplishments in public health over the last quarter century. At the same time, we will look forward and discuss the challenges and policy options for action urgently needed across sectors, borders, […]

Podcast: Do we need a Treaty change to reach a true European Health Union?

6. Juli 2021

Podcast by: European Health Union Now Over the course of the COVID-19 pandemic, the European Union (EU) has often received criticism for not having reacted strongly enough and for not taking more leadership in coordinating the response. On the other hand, the pioneering efforts around the negotiations and the purchasing […]

The Case for a European Health Union

4. Mai 2021

The COVID-19 crisis has resulted in the loss of millions of lives and livelihoods, and societies are buckling under its weight. As the pandemic grips the globe, multilateral cooperation has become fraught and precarious among rising political tensions. Over the last year, we have witnessed panicked retreats into nationalist mindsets. […]

Young Forum Gastein: Call for Scholarship Applications – Young Health Professionals Building a Resilient Future for Europe

12. April 2021
Young Forum Gastein: Call for scholarship applications

Applications possible until April 26th, 2021 Over the course of the last year, the COVID-19 pandemic has upended lives and radically altered the political landscape. While we continue to fight fires on numerous fronts, there is an opportunity for renewal and rebirth amidst the ashes of this unprecedented crisis. Health […]

Gastein Goes Online: The EHFG Webinar Series

6. Juli 2020
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The European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) webinar series “Gastein goes online: Policy debates during the pandemic” has been created to keep the Gastein-dialogue going during the COVID-19 crisis. Throughout the series the EHFG will address burning questions from the perspective of the EHFG’s four pillars, the public and private sector, […]

European Health Forum Gastein 2018: Health and Sustainable Development – Bold Political Choices for Agenda 2030

5. September 2018

3rd to 5th October 2018, Bad Hofgastein, Austria. This year the EHFG is an official event of the Austrian Presidency of the Council of the European Union. We invite you to strengthen the case for European action on health and move forward. What priorities do we need to set, which risks should […]

EHFG 2018 Hackathon

9. August 2018

2nd to 5th October 2018, Bad Hofgastein, Austria We are excited about introducing new ways of outcomes-oriented working to the EHFG – for the first time, the EHFG will be hosting a joint hackathon with our new partner EIT Health, a network of health innovators backed by the EU. A hackathon […]

What to expect from the European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) 2018?

4. Juli 2018

3d to 5th October 2018, Bad Hofgastein, Austria 2018 is a big year for health. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and with it the very right to health itself, celebrates 70 years of existence, while other key health milestones such as the Tallinn Charter and Alma-Ata celebrate their anniversaries. […]

What to expect from the European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) 2018?

9. Mai 2018
European Health Forum Gastein 2018

2018 is a big year for health. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and with it the very right to health itself, celebrates 70 years of existence, as does the World Health Organization. Important international milestones for health celebrate their anniversaries, among them Alma-Ata and the Tallinn Charter. And more […]

Health and Sustainable Development – Bold political choices for Agenda 2030

8. Februar 2018

This is the main theme of the 2018 edition of the European Health Forum Gastein. What is the rationale behind it? First of all, 2018 is a big year for health – and thus the perfect moment in time to focus on what lies ahead. The Universal Declaration of Human […]