Global Update on Health Promotion – February 2018

Applications Open for 6th Global Healthy Workplace Awards

Finalists to showcase their programmes at the 6th Global Healthy Workplace Awards & Summit on 6th-7th September 2018 Bergamo, Italy

Application entries are now open for 6th Global Healthy Workplace Awards. The 2018 Global Awards are hosted by the Global Centre for Healthy Workplaces (GCHW) with the support of the Health Protection Agency of Bergamo. Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs), Large Employers, and Multi-national organisations are invited to apply with the aim of being recognised as the world’s best employer for health and well-being.

The Global Healthy Workplace Awards enable employers to benchmark their programs to the global standard and, if successful, to celebrate their outstanding achievement in promoting a safe and healthy work environment complementary to the business performance of the organisation. Applications are open to ALL employer organisations (for profit and not-for-profit, local and international).

Two finalists per category will be invited to present their program at the forthcoming: 6th Global Healthy Workplace Awards & Summit on 6th-7th September 2018 Bergamo, Italy.

Application Deadline: 23rd April 2018 (finalists announced in May 2018).

For more information and to apply visit:

The agenda for the 6th Global Healthy Workplace Awards Summit will focus on the following themes

  • Delivering Innovative SME Healthy Workplace Programmes
  • Challenges in Delivering Wellbeing through Artificial Intelligence
  • Healthy Investments
  • Creating Healthy Workplaces: Success Factors and Innovative Elements
  • Awards finalist presentations

Bergamo is a wonderful historic city and a UNESO World Heritage site, approximately 40 km from Milan,

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The Summit will follow a half day Global Alliance Roundtable (invitation only) on 6th September, which is co-hosted by the GCHW and FIESC/SESI.