World Academic Conference, Jamaica
Members of the Conference Organizing Committee .
Center: Dr Henroy Scarlett, Chair of the IFEH Americas Regional Group and Chair of the Committee.
Next to H.S.: Dr Sheryl Stroud, Executive Director, One Health Commission
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Message from the Conference Organizer
JAPHI, Jamaican Association of Public Health Inspectors hosted a very succesful World Academic Conference on Environmental Health 22-25 Oct. 2017 with many disquinguised speakers , including the The Minister of Health. More than 300 delegates from all over the World participated.
The IFEH Council had meetings at the same occation. Meeting agenda and minutes can be found in the meeting section of the IFEH website.
21.11.2017 / 15.11.2017
IFEH Roy Emerson Award 2017
.. and the winner is
Zarja Zrinski is a Student at University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Health Sciences, Slovenia
She responded to the IFEH call for an essay on this year's topic : “International Travel & Health” and won the price which included a free travel and stay at the IFEH World Academic Conference - and giving a presentation on the topic.
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for Diaster Reduction
13 October 2017
United Nations inaugurated this day to promote a global culture of risk-awareness and disaster reduction. Held every 13 October since 1989. Look up further information on the UNISDR website: Link and Link
IFEH is a partner with the UNISDR
Science and Technology Partnership
World Environmental Health Day
26 September 2017
Look up some of the many great activities around the Globe in regard to the
World Environmental Health Day
26 September 2017
Open Letter to
Philip Morris International
from 113 organisations
The IFEH is in partnership with
World Federation of Public Health Associations who has launched this open letter to PMI regarding smoking
IFEH Newsletter July 2017
The IFEH Newsletter July 2017 Edition is now available.
IFEH participation at the UN 2017 Global Platform on Disaster Risk Reduction in Cancun, Mexico
The IFEH participate in the UN 2017 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction 22-26 May as an organising partner with the UNISDR.
The Congress is hosted by the Government of Mexico. The IFEH has by the UN been invited to put forward an Official Statement to the Congress.
The IFEH Statement with the full support of the IFEH BOD and the IFEH Committee on DRR has been submitted to the UN (UNISDR).
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Look up further information about the UN 2017 Global Platform on DRR:
IFEH World Congress 2018
NZIEH has launched the Congress website for the 15th World Congress on Environmental Health to be held in Auckland, New Zealand 20 - 23 March 2018.
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World Environmental Health Day 2017
IFEH has launched the theme for WEHD 2017
Indoor and Outdoor Air Pollution
IFEH Academic World Conference on
Environmental Health in Jamaica
The Jamaica Association of Public Health Inspectors (JAPHI) together with the IFEH are hosting the 2nd Academic World Conference on EH, titled:
"One Health - One Global Environment"
22 - 26 October 2017
Montego Bay, Jamaica
Look up the Congress website for further details
and call for papers:
International student conference on health sciences, Estonia
"Health in our Hands"
23 November 2017 at Tartu Health Care College, Estonia
IFEH World Congress 2016 Outcomes
Malawi 2016 World Congress Declaration
as endorsed by the Conference delegates
IFEH Special Interest Groups
The IFEH 2016 World Congress hosted by Malawi Environmental Health Association (MEHA) and supported by the Malawi Government together with University of Malawi and Africa Academy of Environmental Health was a great succes.
The assembly was addressed by the Malawi Minister of Health - Dr. Peter Kumpalume - first row in the middle of the picture sitting next to the outgoing president of the IFEH Henninng I. Hansen.
New President of the IFEH
In the IFEH the precisdency is for a two years period.
The new elected IFEH President 2016 - 2018 is
Peter Archer, CIEH, Chartered Institute of Environmental Health, England, Wales and N. Ireland.
New President Elect of the IFEH
The IFEH president is elected two years before the coming president takes office. We call it President Elect.
The new elected IFEH President Elect - to become IFEH Presient 2018 - 2020 is
Selva Mudaly, SAIEH, South African Institute of Environmental Health.
IFEH Eric Foskett Award
At every IFEH World Congress theIFEH Eric Foskett award is presented a person inside the IFEH who has done an outstanding effort in regard to all the ideas that the IFEH is based upon.
This year Eric Foskett Award has been awarded:
Stephen James Cooper, CIEH
IFEH has launched
16 special Interest Groups - SIGs
All of our 50,000+ members through our IFEH member organisations and associated are invited to participate in the IFEH SIGs.
Have a look and join:
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