Registration open: CleanMed Europe 2023

Europe’s leading conference on sustainable healthcare brings together healthcare leaders and champions of sustainability from across the region and beyond to share ideas, innovations, challenges, and solutions for sustainability in European healthcare. The conference showcases cutting-edge practices in sustainable healthcare and is the ideal venue for healthcare innovators to network and share ideas, finding new ways to drive change within their organisations and communities. The virtual conference will be made up of informative presentations, informative workshops, and plenty of exciting opportunities for networking and engagement. The theme of this year’s online conference is Changing the climate of healthcare.We invite you to join us as we bring together a truly unique range of innovative speakers and participants to share ideas and best practice, co-create solutions, and empower individuals and teams to accelerate the transition to sustainable healthcare in Europe.

HPH Conference pre-registration extended until March 31st!

The pre-registration period for the 29th International Conference on Health Promoting Hospital and Health Services (HPH) has been extended to Friday, March 31, 2023. Act quickly to ensure your in-person participation.

This year’s conference will be organized in a hybrid format, with the option to register for participation in-person or online. With a short survey, we would like to ask you to register your interest in attending the conference. This information will give us opportunity to tailor the event accordingly. For more information, visit the conference website at or go directly to the pre-registration survey at


Save the Date! Webinar: Children without borders: Promoting children’s health in all settings

Registration will be available soon. Please click the banner above for more information about the program and speakers.

Register now! Webinar: Children without borders: Promoting children’s health in all settings














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Call for Abstracts open! 29th International HPH Conference

We are happy to announce that the abstract submission for the 29th International Conference on Health Promoting Hospitals and Health Services (HPH) is now open!

As the main event of the International HPH Network, the conference connects HPH members, health professionals, consultants, researchers, academics, and policy makers from around the world. This year it takes place as a hybrid event in Vienna, Austria, from September 20-22, 2023, co-hosted by the Austrian HPH Network, the Austrian Federal Ministry of Health, and the Austrian National Public Health Institute. The conference theme is dedicated to “Contributions of health promotion to well-being-oriented healthcare“.

We invite and encourage you to submit an abstract to be considered for inclusion in the program. Submission will be open until March 19, 2023.

Visit the abstract submission guidelines here.

Apply today – European Sustainable Healthcare Project of the Year


The European Sustainable Healthcare Project of the Year is an exciting new award that celebrates the sustainability efforts of healthcare organisations across the WHO Europe region. This new initiative from Health Care Without Harm Europe recognises sustainability projects that make a real difference in reducing the environmental impact of healthcare activities in Europe. Share your groundbreaking work with the world and help move the sustainable healthcare movement forward – apply by 31 March. The European Sustainbale Healthcare Project of the Year is open to current or candidate members of our Global Green and Healthy Hospitals network – not yet a member of GGHH? Register your interest in free membership as part of your application.

Learn more about the awards and and apply here!

Save the Date! 29th International HPH Conference in Vienna, Austria

HPH at 15th European Public Health Conference

We will be attending the 15th European Public Health Conference, from 9 -12 November in Berlin, Germany. This year’s conference, “Strengthening health systems: improving population health and being prepared for the unexpected” will bring together public health professionals from across Europe to discuss issues such as planetary health, climate change, environmental degradation, water and food security, migration, gender, and poverty.

Let us know if you’ll be there- we would love to chat!

  • Our accepted abstract can be read here
  • More information about the conference can be found here

HPH at 45th World Hosptial Congress in Dubai, UAE

The International HPH Network will be present at the International Hospital Federation’s 45th World Hospital Congress in Dubai, UAE from 9-11 November 2022.  The Congress is a unique global forum that brings together IHF members and leaders of hospitals, health services, and healthcare organizations to discuss key drivers of national and international policy, management, financial trends and solutions. Through this forum multidisciplinary exchange of knowledge, expertise and experiences are facilitated, together with dialogue on best practices in leadership, management and service delivery.

Dr. Oliver Groene will represent HPH during a Lightning Talks session: Environmentally sustainable strategies: doing it now! which will take place on November 9th from 13:30 – 14:30 in room Ajman D.

To learn more about the congress, click here