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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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.
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David Wood, President, World Heart Federation talks about the Global Coalition for Circulatory Health and the importance of uniting in prevention with its Coalition members which includes the World Stroke Organization.
Visit our President’s blog post on the occasion of World Stroke Day, October 29
50th anniversary of the world’s first human-to-human heart transplant
Call for input: NCD Alliance advocacy priorities for the 2018 High-Level Meeting on NCDs
Listen to my Heart – Patient Awareness Event in Kampala