Countdown to COP26: Health organizations act now for climate and health by joining the Race to Zero campaign
Momentum for health care climate action builds with over 50 health care systems representing more than 11,500 hospitals and health centers from 21 countries committing to achieve net zero emissions before 2050.
Health Care Without Harm, the United Nations Development Programme, and the World Health Organization created a knowledge repository in 14 languages for projects with healthcare waste components in developing countries.
Shweta will support and elevate Health Care Without Harm’s networks around the world representing doctors, nurses, and other health professionals advocating for a just transition away from fossil fuels and toward a healthy climate.
Health Care Without Harm and Global Green and Healthy Hospitals present Climate Impact Checkup, a unique tool developed for any health care facility in the world to calculate and track GHG emissions.
On May 26 Health Care Without Harm officially launched Race to Zero for the health sector and announced the nearly 40 health care institutions in six continents, who are its founding members.