COVID-19 outbreak

Latest updates on the coronavirus and heart disease

Find out more

World Heart Day 2020

Our campaign is now live! Find out more about this year's theme and download essential assets to help you get involved.

Find out more

Heart Talks: A Series of the 5th Global Summit on Circulatory Health

Rethinking the future of the cardiovascular workforce

Find out more

The World’s Most Urgent Heart To Heart

Driving behavior change related to heart health. Join us on 29 September, 3 pm CET.

Find out more
Use your heart to fight COVID-19

People with cardiovascular disease are more vulnerable to severe COVID-19

Find out more

Heart Hero
Challenge

In the lead up to World Heart Day, help your employees take care of their hearts with the Heart Hero Challenge app

Find out more

Turning the Tide

How communities are taking bold action against an epidemic that kills 41 million people every year

Find out more

Because Every Heartbeat Matters

Together with our Members, we are leading the global fight against cardiovascular disease

What Drives Us

Our Work

Global Advocacy

Leading global advocacy efforts for action to prevent, control and reduce the global burden of CVD

Find Out More

CVD Roadmaps & Roundtables

Informing health systems approaches to CVD by prioritizing practical, proven, cost-effective action

Find Out More

Emerging Leaders Programme

Meet our global community of leaders who are shaping the future of cardiovascular health

Find Out More

CVD is the world’s biggest killer

17.9m
deaths per year from CVD
1 in 10
Aged 30-70 die from CVD
31%
of all deaths are from CVD

Our Events

World Heart Day

Our Members

About our Members

Over 200 members in more than 100 countries, and growing stronger every day

Find Out More

Become a Member

Joining forces to help people live longer, better, healthier lives

Become a Member

Member Spotlight

Together, we are improving heart health around the world and changing lives

Learn More

Our Mission

Connect and coordinate the diverse cardiovascular community
Translate science into policy
Catalyse the exchange of information, ideas, and practices across borders