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.
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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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CVD Advocacy Toolkit - The Road to 2018
16 Jun 2017
Diet, overweight and obesity
30 May 2017
Protect your heart
29 May 2017
Advocacy Slides and Presentations
CVD and the Development Agenda: Advocacy Toolkit
Advocacy Toolkit - Uniting global efforts to fight heart disease and stroke
Videos and Webinars
World Heart Federation's Superheart adventure
26 May 2017
World Heart Federation Emerging Leaders 2014
Small Steps to Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) -- George (Australian)
Small Steps to Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) -- Sally (Australia)
Women and physical activity
22 May 2017
Women and CVD - Facts and tips
Kids on the move - Case studies
Resources for children
19 May 2017