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WHO: World Health Assembly to Consider Resolution on Climate Change

Who15 May 2008: The 61st session of the World Health Assembly, to take place in Geneva, Switzerland, from 19-24 May 2008, will be invited to consider a resolution on climate change and health (EB122.R4), adopted by the Executive Board at its 122nd session.

The resolution details a comprehensive Organization-wide response to climate change, which includes a role for WHO in the implementation of the UNFCCC Nairobi Work Programme on Impacts, Vulnerability and Adaptation to Climate Change.

Sixty-fourth World Health Assembly 

Provisional Agenda

Full Text of the WHO EB resolution