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Register now for Healthy Hospitals: Healthy Planet Forum in May 2018

 This two day forum will focus on what we can do to transition to an environmentally sustainable and resilient healthcare system. Dr David Pencheon OBE, founder director of the National Health Services's Sustainable Development Unit in the UK, will be delivering a keynote address on Day two of the forum.

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Queenslanders to benefit from health plan to combat climate change impacts

The National Climate Change Adaptation Research Facility (NCCARF) and the Climate and Health Alliance (CAHA) are working to develop a Human Health and Wellbeing Climate Adaptation Plan for Queensland (H-CAP).

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New report - Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change

The Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change provides an independent assess­ment of the health effects of climate change, the implementation of the Paris Agreement, and the health implications of these actions.

 

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CAHA scoops 2017 Public Health Awards!

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The Climate and Health Alliance scooped the awards at Public Health Association of Australia 2017, with four out of the seven awards going to people involved with CAHA. 

 

 

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ALP announces intention to develop national Climate, Health, and Well-being Strategy

The Australian Labor Party has announced that, in government, it would develop a National Climate, Health, and Well-being Plan, based on the Strategy developed by the Climate and Health Alliance and Our Climate Our Health supporters.

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Framework for a National Strategy on Climate, Health and Well-being for Australia

In a world first initiative, a coalition of leading health experts and organisations, along with federal parliamentarians, has launched a Framework for a National Strategy on Climate, Health and Well-being for Australia

 

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Al Gore Address to Ecocity Summit 2017

Al Gore recently mentioned the national #climatehealthstrategy being led by CAHA in his address to the Ecocity Summit held in Melbourne on July 13th 2017. 

Read his full speech here.

 

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Final Consultation Report release

In the lead up to the launch of the Framework for a National Strategy on Climate, Health and Well-being for Australia, the Climate and Health Alliance have released the Final Consultation Report: National Consultation Regarding a National Strategy on Climate, Health and Well-being for Australia to detail the extensive consultation which informed the Framework’s development. 

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New Report: Impacts of Climate Change on Mental Health

The American Psychological Association, Climate for Health, and ecoAmerica highlight the mental health consequences of climate change in their March 2017 report, "Mental Health and Our Changing Climate: Impacts, Implications, and Guidance". 

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