In 2022, the World Health Summit (WHS) and the World Health Organization (WHO) jointly host this international, inclusive and inter-sectoral global health conference. From October 16-18, WHS 2022 will bring together global health leaders and stakeholders from all sectors and regions of the world in Berlin. With more than 300 speakers and 6,000 participants, the conference aims to stimulate discussion that generate innovative solutions to global health challenges.
Germany’s Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) is an official partner of the WHS 2022 and will contribute to, host or co-host the sessions and side-events listed below. Soon after the event, you can find summary reports on all these sessions on this page. Stay tuned!
|Sunday Oct. 16,|
|Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights for all||Dr. Anshu Banerjee, WHO||
|Monday Oct. 17,|
|Strengthening and Financing Health Systems||Maelle Ba, Speak Up Africa, Senegal||
|14:00-15:30||One Health in Action||Dr. Peter Karim Ben Embarek, Director for One Health, WHO||
|Tuesday Oct. 18||Investing in a Polio-free Future for More Resilient Health Systems||Redi Tlhabi, Moderate the Panel, USA||
There will also be two BMZ-supported side events (more details will follow):
- “Adressing the Linkages between Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights and Climate Change”, jointly hosted with UNFPA.
- “BACKUP Health turns 20! A birthday celebration with distinguished guests, live music and birthday wishes from around the world”.