Health and climate change

The Working Group on Health in Climate Change (HIC) met on 12–13 June 2018 at the WHO European Centre for Environment and Health (ECEH) in Bonn, Germany. Twenty-five Member States of the WHO European Region sent nominated representatives.

The meeting in Bonn was an opportunity to further support the work of Member States in the development of their national portfolios of action, to provide an update on policy developments, to facilitate the exchange of experience, and to identify priority themes and actions to advance implementation of the Ostrava commitments on climate change and health.

To read more about this on the WHO Europe website go to: http://www.euro.who.int/en/health-topics/environment-and-health/Climate-change/news/news/2018/6/european-working-group-on-health-in-climate-change-supports-countries-in-implementing-key-commitments?utm_source=WHO%2FEurope+mailing+list&utm_campaign=aa83e336cd-News_highlights_January_2018_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_60241f4736-aa83e336cd-93292493