Announcing the 20th International Conference on Urban Health

Sustainable Development Goals
Hosted by ISUH, the conference will take place in Marrakesh from 18-21 November 2024

The 20th International Conference on Urban Health (ICUH), hosted by the International Society for Urban Health (ISUH) will take place in Marrakesh, Morocco, from 18-21 November 2024. ICUH is the premier global gathering for interdisciplinary professionals, researchers, policymakers and community advocates dedicated to improving urban health worldwide.

This year's theme, "A Healthier Horizon: Activating Urban Health Strategies for a Climate Resilient Tomorrow", could not be more critical for the future of urban health in Africa and across the world. Engage with world-leading experts as we explore innovative models of city policy, development and design that foster holistic health, well-being and equity for all.

The call for abstracts is now open: you can download the call here and submit your abstract here. The deadline is 1 June 2024.

At ICUH 2024, you will:

  1. Connect with a unique, global network of leaders striving to make cities healthier, more equitable, and environmentally sustainable.
  2. Uncover transformative, evidence-based solutions for pressing urban challenges, from mental health to climate change justice.
  3. Learn how to bridge the gaps between research, policy, and practice, mobilizing resources to shape cities that support health and equity today and for future generations.

This conference is an unparalleled opportunity to drive change and make a lasting impact in cities across the globe.

Read more about the IAP project on Urban Health here.