HPDF

AcronymDefinition
HPDFHigh-Performance Debugging Forum (UK)
HPDFHigh Power Density Focusing Optics (Castelo Enterprises, Inc.)
HPDFHighest Practical Dose and Frequency (medication research)
HPDFHabaraduwa Participatory Development Foundation (Sri Lanka)
HPDFHigh-Performance Data Fabric (computing)
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The HPDF, together with partners, would undertake to: (i) support strategic thinking and advocacy on health promotion and social development issues; (ii) support special projects to further the health promotion and development agenda, including projects commissioned by the foundation and those where funding is sought by external applicants; (iii) conduct research and support knowledge dissemination through grants, evaluation research and knowledge translation; (iv) support sporting and cultural organisations that directly or indirectly promote health and social capital; and (v) support capacity building in health-promoting activities.
An HPDF requires a long-term and sustainable revenue base to support its activities and to ensure long-term and proactive planning.
Imposing a surcharge on tobacco and alcohol industries, and directing the funds to the HPDF, is a preferred option in SA for 3 reasons: