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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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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The Executive Committee coordinates and vets all projects and items before they are presented to the Board for discussion and final decision.
The Finance & Audit Committee assists the Board with revenue generation, financial reporting, compliance and risk management practices.
The Science Committee provides expert input to working groups and ensures that there is a solid science basis for all WHF activities.
Advocacy is a key focus of WHF and the Committee connects our members, Board, NGOs and international organizations on all advocacy related issues.