With global climate negotiations beginning their second week at COP23, leading hospitals and health systems around the world issued a Call to Action for the health sector to play a leadership role in tackling climate change.
Scott Slotterback, Policy Director for Global Green and Healthy Hospitals and four sustainability leaders from GGHH members were among the ten winners in the Sustainability Category of the 2017 “100 Most Influential People in Healthcare” Award.
The Climate and Health Alliance (CAHA), Health Care Without Harm’s strategic partner in Australia, took home several awards from the Public Health Association of Australia (PHAA) this past October in Sydney.
The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change released today a new report titled, “From 25 years of inaction to a global transformation for public health” that follows on the 2015 Lancet Commission on Health and Climate Change report.
GGHH’s Policy Director, Scott Slotterback, was interviewed about the role of the health care sector in addressing climate change at the Asia-Pacific Health Leadership Congress in Sydney.