Publications

We produce publications about our organisation and the global physiotherapy profession

We produce briefing papers, reports, and other publications about World Physiotherapy and the global physiotherapy profession.

Briefing papers

Briefing paper: Disability access (PDF)

COVID-19 briefing paper: impact on the higher education sector (PDF)

COVID-19 briefing paper: rehabilitation and the vital role of physiotherapy (PDF)

COVID-19 briefing paper: rehabilitation and the vital role of physiotherapy (Albanian) (PDF)

COVID-19 briefing paper: rehabilitation and the vital role of physiotherapy (Spanish) (PDF)

COVID-19 briefing paper: impact on physiotherapy students (PDF)

COVID-19 briefing paper: impact on entry level education and the responses of regulators (PDF)

COVID-19 briefing paper: impact of COVID-19 on fragile health systems and vulnerable communities (PDF)

COVID-19 briefing paper: physiotherapy digital practice experiences and insights during COVID-19 (PDF)

Reports

Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on physiotherapy services globally (PDF)

Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on physiotherapy services globally (Spanish) (PDF)

Report: Disaster management (PDF)

Report: Disaster management (Chinese) (PDF)

Annual review and financial statements

Annual review 2019 (PDF)

Annual review 2018 (PDF)

Annual membership census reports

Annual membership census 2020: global report

Annual membership census 2020: Africa region report

Annual membership census 2020: Asia Western Pacific region report

Annual membership census 2020: Europe region report

Annual membership census 2020: North America Caribbean region report

Annual membership census 2020: South America region report

Other reports

WCPT: six decades of moving the profession forward (PDF)

WCPT: the first 50 years (PDF)