Events on Health Equity

We also promote health equity through events or support for events. This enables experts from politics, research and practice to inform themselves, exchange ideas and discuss challenges.

Health Equity Forum 2022

«Equity in health care: new insights and challenges» was the topic of the Health Equity Forum 2022. Here you can find the program and the presentations.

Symposium Parchemins

Presentation of research results on the health impact of the regularization of Sans-Papiers in Geneva - on February 15, 2023, Uni-Mail Geneva.

Health and Poverty

The 5th National Conference on Health and Poverty will focus on "Strengthening the Mental Health of People Experiencing Poverty - Breaking Down Barriers to Care" - on June 7, 2023.

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Further information

Health Equity

Our health system must be accessible to all, regardless of language, origin, social status or educational level.

Health Literacy

We are committed to exploring and empowering the health literacy of the Swiss population. The results of the Swiss Health Literacy Survey show that there is potential for improvement.

Last modification 16.01.2023

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Federal Office of Public Health FOPH
Health Strategies Division
Health Equity Section
Schwarzenburgstrasse 157
3003 Bern
Tel. +41 58 463 30 11

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