Take a deep breath. Are you breathing safe air? Some 91% of people worldwide breathe unhealthy air, and the time to act was yesterday.
This week in Geneva, the World Health Organization is bringing global, national and local leaders together to share knowledge and mobilize action at the First Global Conference on Air Pollution and Health.
Health care leaders from around the world met with representatives from government, international agencies, and the nonprofit sector to collaborate on climate goals at Health Care Without Harm’s Global Roundtable.
Leading health care systems and health organizations from around the world have announced commitments to protect human health from climate change.
Health care has responded to the Global Climate Action Summit’s call to “take ambition to the next level” by committing to power 1,200 health facilities with 100 percent renewable electricity.