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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Policy and Reports
WHO report on the global tobacco epidemic, 2017: monitoring tobacco use and prevention policies
20 Jul 2017
CVD Advocacy Toolkit - The Road to 2018
16 Jun 2017
Tobacco: totally avoidable risk factor of CVD
30 May 2017
Protect your heart
Keep children heart healthy with Superheart
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 Emerging Leaders 2014
26 May 2017
Small Steps to Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) -- George (Australian)
Women and CVD - Facts and tips
22 May 2017
State of the Heart - CVD Report
19 May 2017
Cardiovascular diseases - Global facts and figures
16 May 2017