A Healthy European Green Deal
COVID-19 hitched a ride on our globalized and highly mobile society to rapidly devastate populations. This crisis offers a global opportunity to leap forward instead of slipping back into the unsustainable and unhealthy ways of the past. A robust systemic response to the pandemic recovery can better equip us to face the climate emergency that threatens the health of people of all ages across the globe. The European Green Deal is a comprehensive road map striving to make the EU more resource-efficient and sustainable – and offers many opportunities to improve public health.
EPHA joins NGOs who will refuse invitations to speak at fossil-fuel sponsored media events.
The medical community united to call for emergency action to limit global warming, restore biodiversity, and protect health
An editorial published in 233 health journals calls for emergency action to limit global temperature increases, restore biodiversity, and protect health. It underlines why the planetary health notion is crucial for our future. The editorial calls for more...
As part of the global health community EPHA highlights the public health effects of the climate emergency in a Special Report ahead of COP26.
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