The European Heart Health Charter welcomes a new signatory

The Pharmaceutical Group of the European Union (PGEU) representing the community pharmacists is officially joining the group of organisations who fully support and promote the message of the European Heart Health Charter through their activities and network of members.
The official signature took place in the European Parliament on 9 December 2009.

Why should I care?

Cardiovascular disease accounts for almost half of all deaths in Europe.    learn more 


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"This Charter on CVD in Europe has the full support of both the WHO and the European Commission. It provides a clear message that WHO and the European Commission are working hand-in-hand with cardiologists from the ESC and public organizations from EHN to form a strong, visible alliance against Europe's greatest killer."

  • Dr. Jill Farrington
    Non-communicable Diseases Coordinator of the WHO (World Health Organization - European Region