Working towards better health for all in Europe.
Transforming the food system and preventing non-communicable diseases (NCDs) for human well-being and planetary health.
Stand against discrimination, for inclusion and equal opportunities for all to live, work and age in sustainable, healthy environments.
We stand for transparency, accountability and the public interest in pharmaceuticals – and better access to better medicines for all.
Health Systems and Economy
Trade for health, not health for trade! A progressive trade policy that works for the public good is possible and achievable.
Global Public Health
AMR is threatening human and animal health as well as the environment. The consequences of inaction are too grave to contemplate.
Digital health has the power to revolutionise healthcare and tackle health inequalities – done wrong, it could exacerbate social and gender equity issues.
Rapid diagnostics in the fight against antimicrobial resistance: ERS and VALUE-Dx project event roundup
Event roundup that gathered over 230 participants, including health professionals, EU officials, patients, researchers, civil society and industry representatives.
MEPs call for a multisectoral and multidisciplinary approach to tackling this silent pandemic.
Bulgarian authorities advise practitioners to not prescribe antibiotics for COVID-19 as a way to fight antibiotic resistance in the broader sense.
Civil society calls upon the European Commission to phase out domestic gas cooking appliances to protect health
In a joint letter, EPHA and other signatories call upon the phase-out of domestic gas cooking appliances, as they endanger Europeans’ health.
Civil society being present at the meeting for the first time is an important step taken towards a more inclusive dialogue with Roma civil society.
Health organisations call on the UNFCCC for robust conflict of interest management of COP following Coca-Cola’s sponsorship
Calling on the UNFCCC to ensure that future sponsors fully respect human rights, including the right to a healthy environment.
Crisis in Ukraine
War is the ultimate enemy of people’s health, where in addition to the loss of lives, injuries, and destruction, the entire public health is at stake. EPHA stands in full solidarity with the people of Ukraine and the wider region affected by the conflict.
The need for strong European action to tackle the flaws in our health systems and support our health workforce have been highlighted by different countries’ ability to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak as effectively as others.