Date: December 2018
Cardiovascular Research Education Prevention Foundation (CVREP Foundation) is now an associate member in World Heart Federation
Benefits of becoming a WHF member:
WHF grant opportunities for your organizational capacity building

  • Expert support on country legislation or policy directions, including submitting formal commentaries and opinions on key topics to government ministries and WHO
  • Letters of support from WHF to your government on specific issues
  • Exclusive monthly access to the WHF Members' newsletter
  • Potential to influence how funding is prioritized through WHF's links with industry, inter-governmental agencies and the philanthropic sector
  • Use the WHF membership logo on your website and key documents
  • Nominate representatives for the WHF Salim Yusuf Emerging Leaders Programme
  • Your events featured on the WHF website calendar
  •  Your own dedicated contact person at WHF
  •  A selection of free Global Heart Journal articles
  •  WHF's weekly CVD news and topics from the international media monitoring
  •  access to World Heart Day resources for you to translate and adapt to your needs
  •  Attend the World Congress of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Health, with 3 free registrations, 7 preferential rate registrations, and discounted booth costs
  • Unrivalled networking opportunities at WHF flagship events, including the World Congress of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Health and Global Summit
  •  Exclusive access to the WHF Members' lounge at the World Congress of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Health
  • Priority invitation to the Global Summit
  • Recognition of your organization and members at the global level
  •  Access to the largest international network of global cardiovascular health leaders and stakeholders
  • Access to the WHF database of international leaders in CV
  • A chance to share best practice and professional insights at workshops organized during WHF congresses, on topics such as leadership, advocacy, governmental affairs, fundraising and communications
  • Showcase your activities in WHF Member’s News, including through our Member of the Month feature
  • Sharing your achievements and announcement via the WHF website, social media channels, newsletters and calendar of events
  • Opportunity to provide strategic input into local, national, regional and global health development agendas (WHO, UN, Ministries of Health) with WHF support
  • Be informed on consultation to WHO and UN documents
  • Access to advocacy tools for use with governments
  • Enhanced credibility of your organization as an approved member of an NGO in official relations with the WHO, giving you a stronger platform for national influence
  • Access to WHF CVD Roadmaps and Roundtables for national implementation with policy makers in your country
  • The opportunity to collaborate on WHF projects and initiatives, such as CVD Roadmaps, Roundtables, policy statements, resources and toolkits