Russian Federation to host Healthy Cities conference

On 14–16 June 2012, the Russian Federation will host the fourth Annual Business and Technical Conference of the WHO European Healthy Cities Network and the Network of European National Healthy Cities Networks.

The Conference will take place in Saint Petersburg, focusing on the theme "Health and well-being: from an early start in life to healthy ageing". The aim of the Conference will be to provide participants with the opportunity to share action, tools and solutions that work for a life-course approach. Activities during the three-day event will include panel debates, workshops, case studies and city visits.