Tuesday, April 5, 2022
Our planet and our health under siege: What can we contribute for healthier tomorrow?
By Dr. Mesfin Loha, Country Director The impact of climate change and its consequences on health and well-being are more severe on vulnerable populations. Over the past centuries and in recent years, the world has recorded impressive improvements in major health indicators such as a significant increase in life expectancy and a reduction in mortality from common preventable diseases. These gains are not uniform across the world’s populations.