To initiate and support action, policy and research on health literacy, acknowledging the contribution of health literacy to reducing disparities in the promotion of health and wellbeing, and sustainable development, and to the pursuit of equity within and between countries, in the global context




In 2018, the Global Working Group on Health Literacy has published the "IUHPE Position Statement on Health Literacy: a practical vision for a health literate world", which can be downloaded at IUHPE`s journal Global Health Promotion:


Download here.