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.
Celebrate World Heart Day
The biggest global awareness-raising campaign for CVD.
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Join world leaders in heart health, share ideas, network with specialists.
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.
Find out more about our and our members’ work around the world.
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Find out more about our and our members' work around the world.
Across 100 countries, we are acting now to build global
commitment to address cardiovascular health
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The World Heart Federation works through and on behalf of more than 200 member organizations in over 100 countries.
Partnerships are essential to the global programmes which we initiate and to build the reach and impact we need to achieve our mission.
Respected leaders and experts in their fields providing much-valued guidance and governance.
Our committees are comprised of global experts in areas such as Advocacy, Science and Finance.
A small team of dedicated people working tirelessly to raise global awareness of cardiovascular health issues.