Health literacy impacts many sectors. This places collaboration at the core of WHO/Europe’s work to improve health literacy across the WHO European Region. To foster this cooperation, WHO/Europe emphasizes regional-, country- and global-level partnerships to further policy development and maximize its support to Member States.


European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control

Health Behaviour in School-aged Children (HBSC)

Health Literacy Europe

International Health Literacy Association (IHLA)

International Union for Heath Promotion and Education (IUHPE)

Schools for Health in Europe

WHO European Healthy Cities Network