Methane & Health

Methane affects human health through multiple, interconnected pathways. Methane is a short-lived, powerful greenhouse gas (GHG), that is accelerating global warming and contaminating the air, water, and soil humans depend on.

Covid, Climate Change and Health: Health perspectives & advocacy

As the world works to contain the COVID-19 pandemic, health professionals are on the frontlines, caring for patients and protecting our health.

WHO Civil Society Working Group to Advance Action on Climate Change and Health

WHO Civil Society working group

The WHO Civil Society working group brings together leading health organizations who are tackling climate change through health care systems reform, research, peer education, advocacy, emergency response, and policy development.

Health professionals know the students are right, climate change is an emergency

Climate Change will impact health for generations to come. On September 20th and 27th, health professionals joined students around the world to call for bold action on climate – attending student demonstrations, holding workplace actions, educating peers and writing letters of support.

Aire saludable, Clima saludable

Unmask My City es una iniciativa global de médicos, enfermeras, profesionales de la salud pública y profesionales de la salud aliados dedicados a mejorar la calidad del aire y reducir las emisiones en nuestras ciudades.

Llamado a la acción por el clima y la salud

El 12 de septiembre de 2018, el Foro Global de Clima y Salud reunió a 300 líderes de gobiernos nacionales y locales, sistemas de salud, agencias de salud pública, sociedad civil y organizaciones internacionales de salud para construir una comunidad de profesionales del clima y la salud, compartir historias de éxito global de acciones de salud para el clima, y generar impulso y compromisos de acción sobre el clima y la salud.