Summary of the twenty-first meeting
The 21st Nordic Health Promotion Research Network meeting was held on the 8 th -9th of March 2017 at WHO, Copenhagen. Professor Bjarne Bruun Jensen, the vice president for the European section of the International Union of Health Promotion and Education (IUHPE) informed about the organization. He also formulated his own ideas with his work during the period he will be the vice president:1) Linking context, sustainable and healthy change, 2) Documenting of HP to prevention of NCDs 3) Develop innovative generic and cultural and cultural sensitive HP approach o strength the global identity of IUHPE. 4) Focusing on young pople and schools as agents of healthy change
The next IUHPE world conference will take place in New Zealand. 24-26 September 2019. And the next, the 10th IUHPE Europeen conference will be in Trondheim 24-26 September 2018 .
Bjarne Bruun Jensen and Vivianne Barnekov (a former staff of WHO and now consultant) discussed collaboration between the IUHPE and NHPRN and between WHO and NHPRN
Next meeting, the 22nd will be held at WHO, Copenhagen on the 7 th -8th of December 2017