The leading global voice
We play a major role in bringing the CV community together to drive transformational change.
Together we are stronger
By 2025, our aim is to reduce premature deaths from CVD by at least 25%.
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Become a WHF member and help us to build global commitment to address cardiovascular health at the policy level.
We convene and connect our members
To share science, best practice and resources, acting as a global thought leader and catalyst for positive change.
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The biggest global awareness-raising campaign for CVD.
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Advocating for heart health
We lead the global advocacy effort for action to prevent, control and reduce the global burden of CVD.
All our programmes and partnerships are aimed at creating awareness of CVD as a priority issue across the globe.
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Find out more about our and our members' work around the world.
Together with our Members we are leading
the global fight against cardiovascular disease
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31 August - 4 September 2019
Leading the global effort to reduce
CVD mortality together with our members
Empowering the next generation of leaders
to shape the future of cardiovascular health
Driving action on
Access to Essential Medicines and Technologies
Thank you for joining us in Dubai and making WCC 2018
such an inspiring event in the cardiovascular health calendar.
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Factsheet Influenza Vaccines and CVD - General Public (Française)
Factsheet Influenza Vaccines and CVD - Healthcare Professionals (Française)
Factsheet Influenza Vaccines and CVD - Healthcare Professionals (Español)
Factsheet Influenza Vaccines and CVD - General Public (Español)