Created on Sunday, 06 December 2015 / COP 21 - Edition 1 - Climate and Health
Tags: health, clean air, pollution, climate change
Why health concerns should prompt an ambitious Paris package Genon Jensen from HEAL describes how health professionals from around the world are calling for an energy approach that is healthy for both ... [ +++ ]
Created on Saturday, 06 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 6 - Climate and Health
Tags: World Health Organization, health, inequality, sustainability, energy efficiency, air pollution, disease, resilience
WHO key messages for COP20 Diarmid Campbell-Lendrum from the World Health Organization explores the interlinkages between climate change and public health, and offers suggestions for a cleaner, healthier ... [ +++ ]
Created on Tuesday, 02 December 2014 / COP 20 - Day 3 - Disasters, Security, Loss and Damage
Tags: wildfire, air pollution, land degradation, ecosystem management, emerging issues, forests
... at global level has emerged. As a result, the Global Wildland Fire Network (GWFN), a Thematic Platform under the UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR), was established in 2001 to address ... [ +++ ]