International Lifesaving Programs

international children

Through collaboration with international partners, the American Heart Association works to bring science to life through the creation of programs and campaigns that support the World Health Organization’s goal of reducing premature deaths from non-communicable diseases by 25% by 2025 and help reduce the international burden of cardiovascular disease and stroke.

With programs targeting women, children, hospital care improvement to bystander CPR – the AHA works from many angles, with many partners, across many countries to address the issue of non-communicable diseases and help save more lives.


Saving Children's Lives

Reducing under five mortality in developing nations

Get With The Guidelines

Quality improvement for hospitals

International Training

First aid, CPR and advanced life support training courses in over 100 countries

Go Red For Women

A global phenomenon, now in more than 50 countries