May 21, 2023

Walk the Talk Geneva 2023



Place des Nations, Geneva

The Walk the Talk: Health for All Challenge returns on Sunday, 21 May 2023 to Geneva, Switzerland to provide a healthy kickstart to the Seventy-sixth World Health Assembly.

This year, the fourth edition of Walk the Talk coincides with WHO’s 75th anniversary year and provides an opportunity to promote solidarity and to get moving for physical and mental health.

WHO is joining with the UN family, Member States, athletes, local sports clubs health partners and the Geneva community to celebrate the importance of healthy lifestyles and demonstrate measures to safely conduct public events.

This in-person event will invite participants to run or walk over two routes: 3 km and 4.2 km. People of all ages and abilities will start at Place des Nations at 7:30 a.m.


    • 7:30 AM: Fun warmups
    • 8:30 AM: Official opening
    • 9:00 AM: Race/walk start
    • 10:30 AM: Event ends