Global Health Promotion

Global Health Promotion is an official publication of the International Union for Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE). It is a multilingual journal that publishes authoritative peer-reviewed articles and practical information for a worldwide audience of professionals interested in health promotion and health education.

2016 Impact Factor: 1.442. 

Source: 2016 Journal Citation Reports® (Clarivate Analytics, 2017). Indexed in PubMed: MEDLINE; Indexed in PubMed Central


  • Editor-in-Chief: Suzanne F. Jackson

  • Associate French Language Editor: Valéry Ridde

  • Associate Spanish Language Editor: Dora Cardaci

  • Associate English Language Editor: Antony Morgan

  • Managing Editor: Natalia Carrillo Botero


Global Health Promotion is recruiting a new Editor-in-Chief, with a starting date of April 1, 2019.


Roles and Responsibilities: The Editor-in-Chief is responsible for the content of the journal and defining the publication standards. The position of Editor-in-Chief is a voluntary one and while no remuneration is provided, reasonable expenses incurred will be covered. The Editor-in-Chief works closely with the Managing Editor, employed by the IUHPE, based at the School of Public Health of the Université de Montréal. Since the work is completed using web-based software, the Editor-in-Chief can work from any location in the world. 


To apply, please submit your complete academic CV and letter of interest by September 17, 2018.

For more information on the position and the application process, please read the full description.



Latest issue:

The June issue of GHP is online now! You can read it here.

This edition’s editorial, entitled “Is health promotion culturally competent to work with migrants?,” was written by Glenn Laverack, University of Southern Denmark. Watch his recent interview on health promotion approaches with refuges and migrants.


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