World Health Summit 2019

2.500 Participants - 300 Speakers - 100 Nations - 50 Sessions

October 27 - 29, Kosmos, Berlin, Germany


Patronage

Angela Merkel
Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany
 

Emmanuel Macron
President of the French Republic
 

Jean-Claude Juncker
President of the European Commission
 

Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus
Director-General of the World Health Organization


World Health Summit Presidents

Ali Jafarian
Former Chancellor, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
 

Detlev Ganten
Founding President,
Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany


Central Topics

  • Climate Change and Health
  • Transforming Human Capital: Investing in Health and Education
  • Universal Health Coverage: Expanding Rights and Access
  • Health is a Political Choice: The Future of Health Policy in the G7/G20 and other Political Venues
  • SDG 3: The Global Action Plan for Healthy Lives and Well-Being for All
  • Focus Africa: Building Capacities and Strong Institutions
  • Digital Health: Shaping Society and the Modern Economy

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Program


M8 Alliance Declaration


Partners

We would like to thank each and every partner who contributes to the World Health Summit.


Photos and Videos


Media


Publications


Initiatives


Launches

Memorandum of Understanding between WHO and Charité

At the World Health Summit 2019, the World Health Organization and Charité signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Global Health. They will continue working together to accelerate progress in health-related Sustainable Development Goals through promoting and supporting WHO’s five-year strategic plan (2019-2023) during the World Health Summit. As part of the collaboration, the World Health Summit will serve as a platform to provide annual updates on the Global Action Plan for Healthy Lives and Well-Being for All, an initiative of 12 leading international agencies to coordinate their activities to improve global health and meet health-related SDG targets.

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Satellite Events

Symposium on the Roles of Germany and Japan in Global Health

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German-East European Healthcare Symposium

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DNDi & Founders’ Symposium: Discussion and Anniversary Reception

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Introducing the Global Health Hub Germany - A New Networking Platform for Global Health Actors

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Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs): Good Health for All

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German-African Healthcare Forum

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World Health Summit Regional Meeting

Host: Tehran University of Medical Sciences
Date:  April 29-30, 2019
Location:  Kish Island, Iran

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