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[ 2016 ]

August 28- September 1, 2016

The7th Global Conference of the Alliance for Healthy Cities

Wonju City, Republic of Korea

AFHC Secretariat


[ 2015 ]




[ 2014 ]

October 29- November 1, 2014 

The 6th Global Conference of the Alliance for Healthy Cities

Crowne Plaza Hong Kong Kowloon East, Hong Kong, China

Main Theme: Health in All Policies


Conference Secretariat

AFHC Secretariat


[ 2013 ]

October 2, 2013 

The Global Forum of Healthy Cities

Hotel Inter-burgo, Wonju City, Republic of Korea

August 26-27, 2013 

International Conference on City with a Soul

Pullman Hotel, Kuching Malaysia

Theme: A City For Everyone

Contact: Conference Secretariat (


June 17-21, 2013 

Environmental Health and Disaster Management


International Federation of Environmental Health (IFEH)

International Research and Projects:

Griffith University - Centre for Sustainable Development for Indonesia (CESDI)

Udayana University, Kampus Udayana Jimbaran, Badung-Bali, Indonesia

For further information: Dr Peter Davey (Griffith University, School of Environment)


[ 2012 ]

October 24-27, 2012 

Fifth Global Conference of the Alliance for Healthy Cities

Healthy Urbanisation - Healthy People

Brisbane Convention and Exhibition Centre, Brisbane, Australia


The Logan City and Brisbane City Declaration 2012

WHO Recognition

AFHC Awards for Healthy Cities


[ 2011 ]

August, 2011 

AFHC International Conference

Hong Kong, China


July 27-29, 2011 

AFHC Australian Chapter National Conference

Noosa, Queensland, Australia



[ 2010 ]

October 26-29, 2010 

Fourth Global Conference of the Alliance for Healthy Cities - Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Ubiquitous-Healthy City:

Application of Information & Communication Technology (ICT) to Healthy Cities Initatives

Memories of Gangnam

Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea


July 12-13, 2010 

The 2010 Healthy Cities Conference, AFHC Australian Chapter

Brisbane, Australia


April 7-11, 2010 

World Health Day - Global Campaign: 1000 cities, 1000 lives

World Wide


April 7, 2010 - World Health Day 

Cities Forum: Environmentally Sustainable and Healthy Urban Transport

Manila, Philippines


April 1-2, 2010 

Healthy City Forum - "Building Healthy Cities Together" appeal

Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia


March 23, 2010 

Volunteers' Kick-off meeting for the 4th Global Conference of AFHC

Gangnam-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea

[ 2009 ]

December 2-9, 2009

The Health Promoting Settings Short Course

Brisbane, Australia


October 19-21, 2009

2nd Meeting of the Australian Chapter of the Alliance for Healthy Cities (AFHC)

McLaren Vale, Australia


August 27-28, 2009

Seoungbuk International Conference on Healthy Cities

Seongbuku-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea


July 21-22, 2009

AFHC International Forum

Hue, Vietnam


March 25-27, 2009MARCh 25-27, 2009 

The Healthy Cities Conference

Surfers Paradise, Australia


[ 2008 ]

OCTOBER 26, 2008
8th Steering Committee Business Meeting
Ichikawa, Japan


OCTOBER 23-26, 2008
Third Global Conference of the Alliance for Healthy Cities Ichikawa, Japan
Ichikawa, Japan


Ichikawa Declaration for Healthy Cities


Keynote Lecture by Dr. Shigeru Omi, Regional Director, WHO/WPRO


Introduction of Mayors Summit, Prof. Takehito Takano, Director, WHO Collaborating Centre for Healthy Cities and Urban Policy Research


Summary of Academic Sessions, Prof. Takehito Takano


WHO Awards for Healthy Cities


AFHC Awards for Healthy Cities


Mayors Meeting


OCTOBER 24, 2008
7th Steering Committee Business Meeting
Makuhari, Japan


September, 2008
3rd Korea Healthy Cities Partnership Annual Meeting and 2nd Gangnam Healthy Cities Conference

Gangnam, Republic of Korea

July 3, 2008
4th General Assembly and the Conference of the Japan Chapter

Tajimi City, Japan

JUNE 23, 2008
Sharing Session - Healthy Cities for a Sustainable Future

in Conjunction with the World Cities Summit

Suntec City Convention Centre, Singapore


MAY 7-9, 2008
Australian Chapter National Forum and Meeting

Kiama, Australia

APRIL 17-18, 2008
Capacity Building Workshop for Korean Healthy Cities Partnership
(Korean Healthy Cities Partnership/Changwon city-Chair city-)

Changwon Convention Center, Republic of Korea

JANUARY 29-31, 2008
International Forum on Education Alliance in This Age of Globalization of Medicine – Healthy Cities Research through Community Participation and Capacity Building

(Scientific Committee of the Alliance for Healthy Cities)
Tokyo, Japan (


[ 2007 ]

November, 2007
International Healthy Cities Symposium
Dong-gu, Gwangju, Republic of Korea


SEPTEMBER 27, 2007
6th Steering Committee Business Meeting
Gold Coast, Australia
SEPTEMBER 27-28, 2007
International Forum for the Alliance for Healthy Cities
Gold Coast, Australia
SEPTEMBER 14, 2007
Inauguration Ceremony of the Hong Kong Chapter, Alliance for Healthy Cities, Western Pacific Region cum "Healthy Cities" Forum
Together We Build a Better Home in this Healthy City
Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, China
September 12-13, 2007
2nd Assembly of Korea Healthy Cities Partnership (KHCP) (Korean Charter)
Keumsan gun, Republic of Korea
JULY 3-4, 2007
Third General Assembly and Conference of the Japan Chapter of AFHC
Owariasahi City, Japan
JUNE 7-8, 2007
1st Gangnam International Healthy Cities Symposium
Gangnam District, Seoul, Republic of Korea


[ 2006 ]
OCTOBER 28-30, 2006
Conference of Global Intiative on Urban Public Health Commenced
2nd General Assembly and Conference- Healthy Cities in the Globalizing World - Suzhou, China
The conference was the second international convention of the Alliance for Healthy Cities following up its successful inauguration in October 2004. It also followed up other major international discussions including the Bangkok Charter of Health Promotion.
The conference was attended by more than 400 people from 20 countries around the world.
Suzhou Proclamation (Chinese / English)
    Mayors and Representatives
    Signed Proclamation
WHO Awards
AFHC Awards
Conclusion of the Conference
14-15 September
First General Assembly of the Korean Chapter of AFHC
Changwong City, Republic of Korea
20-21 July
Second General Assembly and Conference of the Japan Chapter of AFHC
Ichikawa City, Japan
March 27-29, 2006
AFHC Steering Committee Meeting and AFHC-ASEAN Healthy Cities Joint Meeting
Kuala Lumpur/Putrajaya, Malaysia
ASEAN - AFHC Joint Healthy Cities Conference


[ 2005 ]
12 October
Healthy City Wonju Symposium
Wonju City, Republic of Korea
1 September
Signing Ceremony of the Healthy City Relations Agreement between Wonju City and Ichikawa City
Wonju City, Republic of Korea
7-11 August
6th Global Conference on Health Promotion
Bangkok, Thailand
AFHC members contributed to finalize The Bangkok Charter for Health Promotion in a globalized world
Review of the conference from WPR, presented by Dr Andrew Kiyu, Malaysia
ProLead II
Bangkok, Thailand
14-15 July
First General Assembly and Conference of the Japan Chapter of AFHC
Ichikawa City, Japan
29 June
Open Seminar of the Alliance for Healthy Cities
Marikina City, Philippines
29 June
Joint Meeting of WHO Officers and AFHC Steering Committee Members
Manila, Philippines
28 June
Steering Committee Business Meeting
Marikina City, Philippines
25-26 May
The "Suzhou-Hong Kong-Macao" Healthy Cities Forum
Suzhou, China
May 23 - May 27
Healthy Cities & Communities Short Course in Adelaide
Organizers: Department of Public Health at Flinders University, Adelaide; the Noarlunga Healthy Cities Project; the SA Community Health Research Unit led by Professor Fran Baum.
Course Facilitator: Prof Fran Baum, Head, Department of Public Health, Flinders University .
Contact: Trish Clark, Dept Public Health, Flinders University
GPO Box 2100, ADELAIDE, SA, 5001
Telephone: +61 8 8204 3005 / Fax: +61 8 8204 5693
Web Address:
10 April
Mayors Conference for the Inauguration of the Japan Chapter of AFHC
Hirara City, Japan
7 April
Healthy City Wonju Proclamation and the 1st Citizen's Healthy Day Ceremony
Wonju City, Republic of Korea
22-25 February
Short Course on Healthy Cities and Urban Health Policy in Tokyo
Organizers: Promotion Committee for Healthy Cities; WHO Collaborating Centre for Healthy Cities
Director: Prof Takehito Takano,

[ 2004 ]
Kuching, Malaysia

October 12-14, 2004
Report of the Conference
Introduction of the Alliance for Healthy Cities, presented by Dr. Keiko Nakamura, Secretariat

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