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The World Health Professions Alliance speaks for more than 41 million health professionals worldwide, and is the only alliance which convenes knowledge and experience from the key health professions in more than 130 countries.

WHPA statement at Fifth Global Ministerial Summit on Patient Safety

24 February 2023—The WHPA participated in the Fifth Global Ministerial Summit on Patient Safety, held in Montreux, Switzerland on 23-24 Feb 2023 by issuing a written NGO statement. The text was published on the official website as part of the outcome documents and messages.


The statement emphasizes how providing a decent, safe working environment for health professionals is an integral part of the strong safety culture needed to reduce patient harm. 


Read the statement.