About the Forum

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THE HEALTHY LIFE FORUM: TOWARDS 80+

is a priority platform for direct dialogue between government agencies and the expert community, and for jointly seeking (and developing) practical proposals on the implementation of national programmes and projects to increase life expectancy in Russia.

The Forum is supported by the Russian Federation Ministry of Health.

The Healthy Life Forum business programme events was held on 13 February 2019 on the opening day of the Russian Investment Forum.

In line with the executive order issued by the President of the Russian Federation on 7 May 2018, Number 204, 'On National Targets and Strategic Development Goals for the Russian Federation for the Period to 2024', the Russian Government was instructed to ensure the national development goals for Russia for the period to 2024 are achieved, including:
Increasing the expected lifespan to 78 years by 2024 (and to 80 years by 2030)


The Forum included a business programme, presentations, and exhibitions, which enabled participants to discuss the key questions and develop practical solutions on issues relating to demographic development, protecting people's health, and raising living standards. Participants also had the opportunity to learn more about innovative projects in healthcare, and to network with other people working in this sector.