|Title:||Climate change and human health in Asia and the Pacific: from evidence to action : report of the regional workshop, Bali, Indonesia, 10-12 December 2007|
|Authors:||World Health Organization, Regional Office for South-East Asia|
|Publisher:||WHO Regional Office for South-East Asia|
|Place of publication:||New Delhi|
|Abstract:||The objectives of the workshop were to share the latest evidence on climate change and health, to define the key elements of a strategy for health protection from climate change and to develop a regional framework for action. Participants were briefed on the latest evidence on climate change and health by international experts. A framework for action to protect human health from the effects of climate change in the Asia-Pacific region was developed. This framework provided a series of recommendations for governments as well as WHO pertaining to awareness creation and strengthening the health system capacity to reduce the impact of climate change.|
|Gov't Doc #:||SEA-EH-555|
|Appears in Collections:||Meeting Reports|
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