Financing Health Promoting Services – An Information Guide

25. September 2019 at 12:14

The 2019 Finnish EU Presidency chose to focus on the economy of wellbeing. The aim is to engage in open discussion and reflect on the interdependency of the economy and welfare policy.Finland wants to bring a broader understanding into EU decision-making that wellbeing policy and economic policy should go hand in hand. At […]

EuroHealthNet Country Exchange Visit On Promoting Healthy Diets Amongst Children

6. September 2019 at 09:56

10th to 11th October 2019, Vienna, Austria. The focus of EuroHealthNet Country Exchange Visit is the promotion of healthy diets amongst children. Throughout the visit, we will exchange good practices, as well as experiences to ensure healthy diets amongst children. The purpose is to discuss what is/can be done to […]

Hacking for Health at the European Health Forum Gastein 2019

9. August 2019 at 08:59

2nd to 4th October 2019, Bad Hofgastein, Austria. If you want to keep your finger on the pulse of European health and health policy, the EHFG is the place to be. Even more so this year, when we are inviting health professionals, IT specialists, marketing experts and others to join […]

Innovations in Health and Social Care – Enhancing Health and Wellbeing in Europe

6. August 2019 at 11:53

3rd December 2019, Brussels, Belgium. The economy of wellbeing is one of the umbrella themes for the health and social sector during the Finnish Presidency. The event focuses on enhancing a structured cooperation across member states to generate evidence for policy making that will support European health and social care […]

Winds of Change over Turbulent Seas: the Future of Refugee and Migrant Health in Europe

25. September 2018 at 09:20

28 September 2018, online. On the 28th of September 2018 WHO/Europe will host the seventh in a series of webinars dedicated to addressing the timely and relevant topic of refugee and migrant health and well-being. The upcoming webinar will discuss the challenges and opportunities in improving the health of refugees […]

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

9. Mai 2018 at 14:07
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 […]

European Health Forum Gastein – Conference Report 2017

12. Januar 2018 at 10:44

To kickstart the new year and remind us of what to focus on, we are happy to share the EHFG 2017 Conference Report with you. The event covered various aspects of how to make Health in All Policies a political reality. Below you can find an excerpt of one of our […]

Preparing for (Re-)Emerging Arbovirus Infections in Europe

3. Januar 2018 at 10:03

21st to 23rd March 2018, Bucharest, Romania. The aim of the course is to improve the participant’s knowledge of identification and management of arbovirus (arthropod-borne virus) infections and outbreaks at local and European levels. This course is part of the EU-PREPARE partnership, aimed at strengthening European preparedness for (re-)emerging infectious […]

No creativity without confrontation – EHFG 2017 Outcomes

3. Dezember 2017 at 14:08

The 20th edition of the European Health Forum Gastein centred around the theme of Health in All Politics – a better future for Europe. One of its key insights was coined by newly elected EHFG President Dr Clemens Martin Auer: There is no creativity without confrontation. Now more than ever, […]

The EHFG Health Futures Project – Three Visions For Europe

12. Oktober 2017 at 10:39

One of our anniversary projects this year was a scenario building process that has produced three different visions of what the future of health might look like in 2037. We would like to use this opportunity to introduce those of you who have not been able to attend the conference […]