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Interview with Gary Cohen: Global Warming is a Public Health Nightmare
Posted On: March 6, 2017
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  • Tags: Climate Change and Health, climate leadership, Global action

Environmental health pioneer and HCWH president and founder, Gary Cohen, says increased rates of asthma, infectious disease, and water contamination are about the hazard faced by the global community

India | Health Sector Leaders Launch the Health and Environment Leadership Platform
Posted On: February 3, 2017
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  • Tags: Air Pollution, Climate Change and Health, environmental health

Representatives of more than 5,000 healthcare institutions and healthcare professionals that form the Health and Environment Leadership Platform (HELP) released a joint statement today calling for concerted action to reduce air pollution in India.

HCWH, China Health Ministry Research Center, UK Organization Sign Green Hospital Pact
Posted On: January 26, 2017
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  • Tags: HCWH, China, United Kingdom, Pact, green hospitals

An “International Symposium on Developing Green Health Care System and Facilitating the Implementation of Healthy China Strategy” was held in Beijing, China by the China National Health Development Research Center.

Blog | Redefining Safer Chemical Procurement for Global Development
Posted On: January 24, 2017
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Blog post written by Susan Wilburn for United Nations Informal Interagency Task Team on Sustainable Procurement in the Health Sector (SPHS).

COP22 | Spotlight on Climate and Health as Officials Map out Implementation of Paris Agreement
Posted On: November 29, 2016
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  • Tags: Climate Change and Health, COP22, Global Agreement, climate action

Marrakech played host to the 22nd Conference of the Parties (COP) on Climate Change, which focused on bringing the world together to develop strategies and craft a blueprint for implementing the Agreement at national and global levels.

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