World Health Day 2010

The campaign in Croatia involved many Croatian cities and towns, including Zagreb, which organized activities during Health Week (7–15 April 2010). Nine Croatian cities formally registered for the WHO “1000 cities – 1000 lives” campaign and received certificates of participation. „The most active institutions included: the City Department of Health and Veterans and City Department of Social Welfare and Persons with Disabilities, Office of Education, Culture and Sport, the City Office for Strategic Planning, City Planning Bureau, Office for Municipal Affairs and Traffic, Municipal Department of Energy, Environment and Sustainable Development, Department of Public Health, Andrija Štampar Medical Faculty, University of Zagreb,, Zagreb Police Department, Croatian Healthy Cities Network, Red Cross and many civil society organizations. The programme included a wide range of events sponsored by different groups, such as puppet shows, athletic events, and activities related to health.