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28-07-2014
On July 24 2014 a statement asking for the introduction of plain packaging, initiated from our members the European Heart Foundation and the Dutch Heart Foundation, was handed over to the Dutch...
23-07-2014
Kenyan-Heart National Foundation hosted a Football Fun Day on 19 July 2014 in Nairobi, Kenya.

At the heart of the event was a football tournament, with 15 boys’ teams and 15 girls’ teams...
02-07-2014
Web resource on plain packaging of tobacco products The Cancer Council Plain Packaging: The Facts website has been updated. It serves a repository for all the papers that are being published on...

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What We Do

The African Heart Network (AHN) is a coalition of Heart Foundations, cardiac societies and individuals working in the field of Cardiovascular Disease (CVD) prevention, reduction and treatment. AHN was founded in 2001 by African Heart Health professionals to provide a platform and a voice for civil society on CVD issues in Africa. Together with other African NGOs, AHN works to improve public health in the field of cardiovascular disease.

Our next events

World Congress of Cardiology

Place: 

Melbourne

Date: 

04 May 2014
We look forward to welcoming you to Melbourne, Australia for the World Congress of Cardiology 2014 (WCC 2014) taking place from 4-7 May 2014. The WCC has an outstanding line-up of world leading expert speakers with new scientific and public health policy abstracts for oral and poster presentations, highlighting the very latest developments from the cardiovascular field.

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