2nd NCD Conference

Date: 29th – 1st September 2022

Location: Ljubljana, Slovenia

Theme: Health Literacy in the Context of NCDs

Working language: English

Idea and aims

YHO works towards health and wellbeing of young people, through promotion of healthy lifestyles and prevention of non-communicable diseases, including mental health and environmental health. It develops and supports evidence-based and effective policies to assure health-promoting environments for young people.

The conference aims to improve participants’ level of health literacy and improve their competencies for working in this field.

The impact of the conference is expected at several levels:

Participation Fee

The participation fee covers the conference pack and lunches for the duration of the event. The participation fee varies upon the time of your application/ registration. You can lower your participation fee by applying early – see the different fees below.


Public bodies, Regular and non-European participants

Non-governmental Organizations and Students 

Representatives of YHO member organizations

Early birds:

350 €

250 €

100 €

Regular applicants:

450 €

350 €

150 €

Late applicants:

550 €

450 €

200 €

For more members benefits please contact secretary.general@yho.network. A refund of 100 € is possible for organizations that are interested in becoming members of YHO- please contact us for details until the 31st July at secretary.general@yho.network.

You can find a preliminary agenda for the conference here.

Travel and Accomodation Costs

The participants cover their own travel costs to and from the venue in Slovenia and their accommodation. We can assist you with the reservation of the accommodation in a 4* hotel. The cost of a single room is 74 € per night and double room 106 € per night (both including breakfast and dinner). Other accommodations can be booked here.

Nearby airports

Nearby airports are Jožeta Pučnika Ljubljana Airport, Franjo Tuđman Airport Zagreb, Trieste Ronchi Airport and Venice Marco Polo Airport. We will provide 10 % discount codes for the door-to-door shuttle transportation company GoOpti.com. Direction for public transport will be provided upon registration.

Selection process and confirmation of attendance

The applicants that have no connection to the Alcohol nor Tobacco Industry (it is a mandatory declaration during the application process below) are considered approved after the participation fee has been paid.

Selected participants will receive the confirmation by email with a Welcome pack and information for the transfer of the participation fee in three working days after the application has been submitted. Your place at the conference will be guaranteed after the receipt of the participation fee or booked tickets confirmation.

The spots for the conference are limited and prticipants will ce accepted, based on the “first come, first served” basis.