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22 May 2018

Marketplace workshop on nutrition and physical activities best practices
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A marketplace workshop showcasing best practices in the field of nutrition and physical activity took place at the European Commission's Joint Research Centre in Ispra, Italy, on 15-16 March 2018.

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15 May 2018

Operating grants for the functioning of Union-level consumer organisations: Conclusion of a framework partnership agreements (FPAs)

The Call for Proposals 2018 aims at providing operating grants for the functioning of European consumer organisations through the conclusion of framework partnership agreements (FPAs) for a duration of maximum three years.

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4 May 2018

Spring European Hepatitis-HIV Testing Week

The INTEGRATE Joint Action in collaboration with the European Liver Patients' Association, is launching a pilot campaign to promote wide-scale testing for hepatitis and HIV.

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4 May 2018

Health-EU Newsletter

Vaccination

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3 May 2018

Conference on “Best practices in implementing the International Health Regulations”

On 7 and 8 June, the Hellenic Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (HCDCP) and the Greek Ministry of Health in collaboration with the European Commission and the Consumers, Health, Agriculture and Food Executive Agency are organising a two-day conference on “Best Practices in implementing the International Health Regulations”.

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26 April 2018

Vaccination: Commission calls for stronger EU cooperation

The Commission is issuing a set of recommendations for how the EU can strengthen cooperation in the fight against diseases that can be prevented with vaccines.

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25 April 2018

Data in the EU: Commission steps up efforts to increase availability and boost healthcare data sharing

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24 April 2018

Launch of the Public Health Best Practices Portal

The Directorate General for Health and Food Safety of the European Commission has launched the Best Practices Portal on health promotion, disease prevention and management of non-communicable diseases.

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24 April 2018

EU legislation makes Blood, Tissues and Cells safer, but needs to keep pace with developments, Public Consultation finds

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20 April 2018

JAMRAI is at the 28th European Congress on Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

The Joint Action on Antimicrobial resistance (JAMRAI), co-funded under the Third health Programme, will participate in the 28th European Congress on Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, in Madrid, 21-24 April 2018.

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19 April 2018

Health-EU Newsletter

Health promotion and prevention

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18 April 2018

Rare Diseases Registries Projects: kick-off meeting

A common kick-off meeting of 5 Rare Diseases (RD) Registries Projects took place on 17 April seeing the participation of more than 50 beneficiaries as well as DG SANTE and Chafea officials.

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16 April 2018

Fight against cancer: Joint Action Kick-off Meeting, Luxembourg

The kick-off meeting of the Joint Action on Innovative Partnership for Action against Cancer (iPAAC) takes place on 16 and 17 April in Luxembourg, in the presence of the European Commissioner for Health and Food Safety Vytenis Andriukaitis.

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13 April 2018

Consumer Programme: new call published

Call for tender n° Chafea/2017/CP/02 concerning Multiple Framework Contracts with reopening of competition for the organisation of coordinated activities on consumer product safety (Non-Food) in the EU and EEA/EFTA countries

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12 April 2018

Workshop in Luxembourg on preparedness for serious cross–border threats to health in the EU

On 25 - 27 April 2018 the Directorate-General for Health and Food Safety (DG SANTE) of the European Commission organizes a workshop titled "State of play of preparedness for serious cross–border threats to health in the EU".

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9 April 2018

EU Health Award for NGOs working to prevent tobacco use launched!

On 7 April, the European Commission launches the EU Health Award for NGOs 2018. This year, we aim to reward NGOs that contribute to the fight against tobacco, especially by stopping young people from taking up smoking and/or using other forms of tobacco.

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