Tuesday 26th August 2014

Since 2008 the WHO has shown leadership in raising awareness of the threats posed by climate change to health. There is now an urgent need to advance a more concrete and systematic approach to implementing health protection, led by the health community, in coordination with others.

The two main topics to be discussed at the conference are:

  • Strengthening health system resilience to climate risks
  • Promoting health while mitigating climate change

Sustainable Healthcare Made Simple

This fifty-slide set makes the connection between climate, health, social responsibility and the NHS.  it covers policy, carbon levels and provides information on the steps that need to be taken and the tools that may be used.

Maria Cooke, Sustainability fellow at the East of England Local Education and Training Board
January, 2014

Case studies of teaching on climate & sustainable healthcare in medical schools 2011-12

This document has a set of case studies from UK medical schools that have been trying out ways of teaching medical students about the links between climate, sustainability and health.  Most of the ones included are SSCs (student-selected components) apart from Liverpool, which has integrated

Centre for Sustainable Healthcare
March, 2013
Wednesday 6th March 2013

The School of Nursing & Midwifery’s Sustainability Group at the University of Brighton are hosting an event to explore sustainability issues related to health and health care practice.

Wednesday 6th March 2013

The School of Nursing & Midwifery’s Sustainability Group at the University of Brighton are hosting an event to explore sustainability issues related to health and health care practice.

Friday 30th November 2012

The Ecosystems Knowledge Network is holding a free webinar on  incorporating public health goals into local land management. It will feature three projects that have been working to improve delivery of public health benefits from outdoor natural spaces.

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