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%.
Join the fight
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.
Attend the Congress
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.
Explore everything from toolkits, videos and infographics, to policy reports, factsheets and more.
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
Empowering the next generation of leaders
to shape the future of cardiovascular health
Join us in Paris!
31 August - 4 September 2019
Innovations in Cardiovascular Care and Technologies
This year's Congress will be held in Paris, 31 August to 4 September,
in partnership with the European Society of Cardiology.
Meet our cadre of experts who collaborate, research and act
to reduce premature mortality from CVD.
Tell your WHD story by uploading some details and photos to our spinning globe. We'd love to hear what you did to spread awareness of heart health!
This Coalition will leverage the expertise of its partners to advocate for increased prevention, control and treatment of all circulatory diseases.
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Infographic: Chagas Disease
Diabetes & CVD: A Global Analysis
World Heart Federation Roundtables at a glance
Infographic: Why Circulatory Health Matters
Infographic: Cost of Circulatory Health
White Paper: Driving Sustainable Action for Circulatory Health
Policy and Reports