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COP27 Health Community recommendations | CAHA

Logos of organisations supporting the COP27 Health Community recommendations

The CAHA (Climate and Health Alliance) has co-developed and signed on to a set of recommendations for governments ahead of COP27.


Health community policy recommendations for COP27

In the lead up to COP27, the health community has jointly developed policy recommendations on the themes of loss and damage, mitigation, adaptation and finance.

The Paris Agreement acknowledges the relevance of the right to health to climate action. To date, integration of health issues into policymaking and monitoring under the UNFCCC has been insufficient, despite IPCC warnings of human health impacts since 1990. Climate-sensitive health threats already cause millions of avoidable deaths annually, undermining the right to health and a healthy environment, and driving severe productivity losses.

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COP27 Health Community recommendations

As of 16th October 2022, this document is supported by many organisations. The list of signatories continues to be updated.


Magdalena Simonis
Chair, Climate Health Action Group (CHAG)


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