This guidance document presents six paintings, produced by the Italian painter Elisabetta Farina and commissioned by WHO for the initiative named Art for Health. The document underlines the global impact making use of images of women from different regions speaking the six World Health Organization (WHO) official languages. It points out that women are one of the groups vulnerable to the health consequences of climate change while recognizing their role as actors of change.

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Organization: WHO

Theme: Health

Topics: Health, Adaptation, Gender, COP22 List of UN Publications

Type of material: Guidance Document

Publication date: 2009

Language: English