Public Health

SCOPH – Public Health

We work all over the world for everyone to have a good health and access to well functioning health care! We are working in public health worldwide SCOPH issues as mental illness, climate change and health, organ donation and so much more.

Public Health Foundation to the Standing Committee on Public Health, Working Party on public health, was already 1952, When infectious diseases such as tuberculosis was a global threat to public health. Since then, the world situation has changed very much and we are facing a series of new public health challenges that non-communicable diseases, an ageing population and antimicrobial resistance.


How can you get involved?

Do you think that it is important that nursing students committed to improving public health? As the future workforce for health- and health care, We have a lot of influence. By SCOPH, you get the chance to grow your interest in public health, If you have the desire to do so by a project, through advocacy work or by meeting other folkhälsoentusiaster around the world at international meetings. Perhaps there is a project on your lokalort that attracts you some extra? Or have you found a project that is not active in your area, or do you have an idea about how we can work to improve the conditions for good health? Contact NPO (National Public Health Officer) so we can help each other to start it up! Of course, If you have any thoughts or questions, just send an email.

Contact information

NPO [at]

For contact information for your lokalort, so send an email to NPO [at]