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GHWN Youth Hub Conference and Hackathon

Dear IFMSA Members,

I hope this email finds you very well! I am forwarding a message from the World Health Organization Global Health Workforce Network Youth Hub (WHO GHWN Youth Hub) as you can now register for the upcoming conference! Please find the information below:

The WHO GHWN Youth Hub is delighted to invite you to its 2022 Online Conference “Youth and Planetary Health: Sustainable Collaboration for the Future” taking place this September 9-10.


In recognition of the growing urgency between climate change and health security, the conference aims to amplify the youth health workforce’s voice in building stronger community cooperation for planetary health.

The conference will feature discussions covering a wide range of issues concerned with youth in Planetary Health including:

–   Advancing one health through governance and advocacy

–   The role of youth  in promoting a healthier environment

–   Digital health approaches for one health

–   Problem solving through entrepreneurship and systems thinking

… and many more!

Fill in THIS REGISTRATION FORM to save yourself a seat at the conference!

NB! Deadline for conference registration- September 8. 

Get regular updates about the conference from the Facebook event.


Planetary health issues demand urgent youth action that spans across geographical borders and industry sector lines. Hence, the Youth Hub has initiated YHack22 as a week-long hackathon to catalyse cooperation towards meaningful and holistic solutions for Planetary Health. The hackathon will be connected to the conference and start September 9 with submissions closing by September 17.  

What to do next?

Fill in THIS APPLICATION FORM to be one of 200 participants in YHack22!

NB! Deadline for Hackathon registration: August 8.

Please note that you are still able to attend the conference without choosing to participate in the hackathon.

All queries and questions regarding the conference and hackathon should be sent to: ghwnyhconf@gmail.com 

Share this information widely across your networks!

With kind regards,

The YH conference team 2022