Sporlight on EH in Slovenia
Spotlight on Slovenia

On a regular basis, IFEH gives one of its Member Organisations the opportunity to give a brief outline of itself or how environmental health is in its home country.

These statements are solely the views of the individual member organisation. Right now you can read about Slovenia.
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Sponsor of the IFEH Hedgerow Bursary

Sponsors of the IFEH
Roy Emerson Award


Sponsor of the IFEH
Eric Foskett Award


Haiti, Hurricane Matthew
Message by the President of the IFEH

The International Federation of Environmental Health send our organisation’s condolences for the disaster caused by Hurricane Matthew

Read the IFEH President Message


World Environmental Health Day
26th September

Lots of activities around the Globe are taking place celebrating the WEHD 2016.

Some of those are noted on the IFEH WEHD website: www.ifeh.org/wehd


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.

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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.
Peter Archer

 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.

Selva Mudaly

 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

Stephen Cooper


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:


World Environmental Health Day
26 September 2016

The theme for this years'
World Environmental Health Day is:

Tobacco Control…
a response to the global tobacco pandemic

Read more about this big event and how to contribute: IFEH WEHD 2016 Message

Visit the IFEH WEHD website:

Send information about your activities to:
to get it posted on the WEHD web site.


Haitian Call for assistance from the IFEH Community.
Haiti is facing great challenges combatting both Zika and Cholera epidemics. Haitian Institute of Health and Environment (HIHE) has called for assistance and the IFEH has responded to the call

Please read the Haitian call for assistance

Please read the IFEH President Statement


Scientific Conference on EH in Uganda
“Inter-sectoral collaboration to enhance the role of Environmental Health towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals”

Makerere University Environmental Health Students’ Association is hosting the 13th Annual Scientific Conference, 7th – 8th April 2015
Kampala, Uganda

Call for abstracts


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