The mission of the GWG on Health Promotion Research is to support the development and implementation of the IUHPE research work plan by:

-  Contributing to the reflection on the IUHPE’s role in the development of health promotion research;

- Taking the leadership for the implementation of the four main activities that constitute the work plan by providing support for their implementation and development and feedback to the different deliverables;

- Serving on the Editorial Committee of the Global Health Promotion supplement issue dedicated to health promotion research;

- Contributing to identifying key individuals and stakeholders who should be considered in the development and implementation of the work plan;

- Identifying financial resources to support the work plan as appropriate;

- Serving as an ambassador at relevant occasions to promote this work plan.