Geneva, Switzerland, May 15, 2019 (PAHO)- This Sunday, May 19, the World Health Organization (WHO) and delegations from the Americas and across the world will celebrate the second edition of the event "Walk the talk: The Health for All Challenge", at the Palais des Nations, in Geneva. While there, participants are also invited to visit the stand of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) to check their physical condition and to learn more about vaccines.
The event, which will be held for the second consecutive year, kicks off at 9.30 am, before the start of the 72nd World Health Assembly. The activity, which consists of walks ranging from 3 to 8 kilometers, is open to people of all ages and fitness levels.
“Walk the talk: The Health for All Challenge” is a celebration of the importance of health and a recognition of the vital role that the city of Geneva plays as a global health hub. It also celebrates healthy lifestyles and promotes all people being able to access the health services they need.