World Health Summit 2024

"Building Trust for a Healthier World"

The World Health Summit 2024 from October 13-15 once again brings together stakeholders from politics, science, the private sector, and civil society from around the world in Berlin, Germany and online. Held under the theme "Building Trust for a Healthier World", WHS 2024 will set the agenda for a healthier future by inspiring innovative solutions for better health and well-being for all.


Central Topics

  • From Pledges to Progress: Financing Global Health Solutions
  • Antimicrobial Resistance: Roadmap to Future Resilience
  • Empowering Futures: Strategies for Women's and Children's Health
  • The Climate-Health Nexus: Pathways to Action for Equity
  • Fostering Youth Leadership: Strengthening Voices for Impact
  • Artificial Intelligence: A New Era in Digital Health

"I'd like to thank the World Health Summit for hosting this incredibly timely forum (...)."

Mia Amor Mottley
Prime Minister, Barbados

"We want to go far, fast, and together. That’s really the theme of this conference."

Chikwe Ihekweazu
Assistant Director-General for the Division of Health Emergency Intelligence and Surveillance Systems in the Emergencies Programme, World Health Organization (WHO)

"The World Health Summit reflects the interdependence between human health and environmental health. There is growing awareness worldwide of this connection."

Steffi Lemke
Federal Minister for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Nuclear Safety and Consumer Protection, Germany

"Let’s remember that trust is restored when ordinary people feel the very tangible benefits of policies designed to protect their lives and livelihoods."

Hans Kluge
Regional Director for Europe, World Health Organization (WHO)

"If you talk about education, gender, health, you cannot go forward without the youth’s voice in those spaces."

Christina Chilimba
Founder and Executive Director, All for Youth

"The true spirit of the World Health Summit was to create a platform for multiple stakeholders to come together, to learn from each other, to challenge each other, but also to partner."

Elhadj As Sy
Chair of the Board, Kofi Annan Foundation