Chen, who has been barred from attending the event, after pressure from the Chinese Communist Party, has been awarded the title "Diplomat of the Global Charter" by the WFPHA. It has been given in recognition of his promotion of a fair and sustainable healthcare system and in health governance.
The certificate was formally handed over to Chen by WFPHA President Michael Moore.
Por refletir os principios fundamentais nos valores e objetivos da WFPHA
, que consistem em desenvolver a pratica, a educacao, o treinamento e a pesquisa em Saude Publica, creio que o tema A Importancia da Publicacao Cientifica para o Desenvolvimento da Saude Publica e essencial.
Melbourne s expertise in these fields is a major drawcard for international associations like WFPHA
, as they are able to work with our research institutes and universities to create rich content and attract preeminent speakers to ultimately drive delegate attendance.
The session will be followed by a meeting of the Oral Health Working Group of the WFPHA
dealing mainly with regional issues in oral health.
members enjoy opportunities such as collaborating with large international health agencies, forging partnerships with other national public health associations and health agencies, attending international public health meetings and authoring new international health policies."
's General Assembly adopted the policy on May 22 in Geneva.
CPHA participates in global health governance as well through its role within the WFPHA
. Founded in 1967, the WFPHA
is the global civil society for public health, bringing together national and regional public health associations from over 60 countries.
From left, WFPHA
Immediate Past President Ulrich Laaser, Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi and Ethiopian Minister of Health Tedros Adhanom at the 13th World Congress on Public Health.
Founded in 1967, WFPHA
is an organization of more than 70 national and regional public health associations, including APHA, which serves as its organizational home.
The newsletter, "WFPHA
Report," includes information on last year's 11th World Congress, which took place Aug.
Attendees at the World Congress on Public Health issued the declaration following five days of discussion on "Public Health in a Globalized World: Breaking Down Social, Economic and Political Barriers." The meeting was sponsored by WFPHA
and the Brazilian Association of Collective Health, known as Abrasco.