Hui to connect public health leaders

November 25, 2020

Public health leaders will connect and share expertise and experience at Te Ara Pounamu: a population health virtual hui organised by The Health Promo...


World must listen to voices of young people

November 19, 2020

On November 20 we’re celebrating #WorldChildren’sDay by listening to the voices of children and young people. Our youth will be living with the ...


AGM: Challenging, but rewarding year for HPF

November 12, 2020

HPF’s resilience and hard work during what has been a challenging year was acknowledged at our first online Annual General Meeting today. Board Chairp...


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professional development

HPF has 25 years’ experience in offering training to meet the needs of a range of communities, programmes and service providers.

From our flagship Certificate of Achievement (also known as the ‘short course’) to a range of tailored workshops, the Forum offers a calendar of professional development opportunities across the country and all year ‘round.

In 2016 we also introduced an online course.

Membership Packages

Membership of Health Promotion Forum of New Zealand Runanga Whakapiki Ake i te Hauora o Aotearoa (HPF) makes you part of a movement that is shaping the direction of health promotion with local relevance, national influence and global outreach.

HPF video answers the question; What is health promotion?

Health Promotion Forum of New Zealand – Runanga Whakapiki Ake i te Hauora o Aotearoa (HPF) – is the umbrella organisation for all those who identify health promotion as part of their work.

Founded on the principles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi and the Ottawa Charter, our non-profit organisation provides information, training and resources to build the workforce and health promotion leadership.


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