World Health Organization (WHO) - European Office for Investment for Health and Development - Italy - Venice

Unverified non-profit organisation

The mission of the Office, which opened in 2003, is to provide an evidence-based, systematic and accountable approach to the full integration of the social and economic determinants of health into development strategies of countries in the WHO European Region.

The Office fulfils two interrelated functions:

- Providing a portfolio of services to member states to increase their capacity to invest in health promotion by addressing and integrating into development agendas the policy implications of the social and economic determinants of health
- Monitoring, reviewing and systematizing the policy implications of emerging research findings on the social and economic determinants of health.


About this organisation

Partnership types

Standards and guidelines development

Regions / countries / territories

Europe: Italy

Global issues

Anti-corruption, illicit drugs and law enforcement; Trade and development