Global Green and Healthy Hospitals (GGHH) is pleased to announce the worldwide release of its 2017 Annual Report. It was a monumental year for GGHH.
The third Steering Committee Meeting of the Health and Environment Leadership Platform (HELP) took place on 15th February 2018 in Kochi, India. The meeting provided an opportunity to reflect on the progress achieved in HELP’s first year and to...
China | Climate-Smart Healthcare Report Release and Sustainable Procurement in the Health Sector Seminar
The Chinese version of the World Bank Group’s 2017 report Climate-Smart Healthcare: Low Carbon and Resilience Strategies for the Health Sector, jointly produced with Health Care Without Harm, was launched on February 6, 2018 in a seminar.
In this recording, Dr Tom Pierce introduces the basics of anaesthesia and atmospheric science, and reviews the carbon footprint of agents and components used in inhalational anaesthesia, and assesses practices that can reduce this footprint.
A nationwide consultation with healthcare stakeholders in 2016 revealed serious concerns: where was the national leadership required to address the serious and increasing public health risks posed by climate change?