World Health Assembly and Executive Board policy documents on climate change and health
Climate change and health resolution WHA61.19 pdf, 18kb 24 May 2008 -- During the Sixty-first World Health Assembly, Member States highlighted the importance of climate change for public health, urged action by countries, and made a series of requests to the WHO secretariat. This included a request to consult with Member States to develop a workplan for scaling up WHO’s technical support in this field.
2009 workplan [pdf 48Kb] pdf, 48kb 6 March 2009 -- Climate change and health resolution - Report by the Secretariat A62/11. As a response to resolution WHA61.19 a workplan was prepared through a consultative process with Member States. This defines activities under the objectives of advocacy, partnerships, science and evidence, and health system strengthening.