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World Health Organization (WHO)
Conference on Health and Climate

27-29 August 2014 | Geneva, Switzerland

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Highlights for Friday, 29 August 2014
The participants of the first-ever WHO Health and Climate Conference
WHO conference on health and climateThe third and final day of the WHO Conference on Health and Climate concluded with focused review of key concepts and action points from the parallel sessions on health resilience and promoting health while mitigating climate change.

In plenary, participants heard statements from a number of health ministers. Statements were also taken from a number of delegates regarding their reaction to the conference and on steps forward on climate and health.

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Delegates settle into the plenary to discuss the final summary and conclusions.
Fiona Adshead, Bupal Institute of Sustainable Leadership, Cambridge University, suggests an item for the draft conference summary.
Marina Maiero, WHO, conference coordinator, chats with a conference participant.
Abullahi Majeed, Ministry of Environment and Energy, Maldives, addressed the closing plenary.
Salah Eldin Mubarak Elkhahifa, Sudan, comments on the draft final summary and conclusions.
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Conference Resources

*Conference Website *Adaptation Resources for Health
*Conference Background *Health in the Green Economy
*Conference Objectives and Themes *Global Environmental Change
*Public Health and Environment *Health Impact Assessment

Other Resources

*2013 Climate and Health Summit *Durban Declaration on Climate and Health

IISD RS Resources

*IISD RS coverage of the First Inter-ministerial Conference on Health and Environment in Africa, 26–29 August 2008, Libreville, Gabon

*MEA Bulletin Guest Article No. 105 Making Progress in Water and Health Related Issues Across the Pan-European Region

*CLIMATE-L - A mailing list for news on climate change policy

*Climate Change Policy & Practice - A Knowledgebase of UN and Intergovernmental Activities Addressing Global Climate Change Policy

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