What we are doing

  • Health Promotion Research
    Health Promotion Research
  • Joint call for papers COVID-19
    Joint call for papers COVID-19
  • IUHPE Advocacy
    IUHPE Advocacy
  • IUHPE Advocacy
    IUHPE Advocacy
  • Become an IUHPE member
    Become an IUHPE member
  • IUHPE World Conference
    IUHPE World Conference
  • IUHPE Regional Conferences
    IUHPE Regional Conferences


The International Union for Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE) is a global professional non-governmental organisation dedicated to health promotion around the world. For more than 65 years, IUHPE has operated an independent, global, professional network of people and institutions committed to improving the health and wellbeing of the people through education, community action and the development of healthy public policy. 

IUHPE’s vision is a world where all people achieve optimum health and well-being.

Health is a basic need and a human right. IUHPE supports actions that empower people to control their own health and that promote healthy societies. Learn more about us.



COVID-19: where to find quality information

The dissemination of quality, timely and understandable information is key in slowing down transmission and avoiding overburdening the healthcare system. We have been supporting dissemination of...

IUHPE Member spotlight: RESO

RESO is the health promotion unit of UCLouvain (Université Catholique de Louvain, in Belgium). Created in 1984, the RESO is currently a part of the Institute of Health and Society (IRSS). Its main...