This flyer stresses that health protection is a critical dimension of climate change and mentions UN activities in this area, which is guided by the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and by a 2008 World Health Assembly Resolution, in which countries requested support to assess and address the health consequences of climate change.

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Organization: CEB

Topics: Health, Adaptation, Mitigation

Type of material: Other

Publication date: 2011

Language: English