Putting the spotlight on diabetes

February 25, 2021

A webishop that will put the spotlight on the magnitude and impact of diabetes and obesity among Pacific peoples in Aotearoa will be held by HPF on Ma...


Webishop to feature world leader in health promotion

February 10, 2021

Dr Trevor Hancock has been a mover and shaker in public health for more than 30 years.The guest speaker at HPF’s webishop ‘No health without a h...


Waitangi Day a time for reflection

February 6, 2021

HPF joins the rest of the nation today (Sat FEb 6) to commemorate Waitangi Day and reflect on our nationhood and national identity. It’s also an oppor...




Executive Director | Tumu Whakarae

February 24, 2021

Health Coalition Aotearoa is a coordinating, umbrella organisation for the NGO, health and academic sectors to achieve the collective vision of health...

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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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