Summit’s Presentations by Speakers

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Dr. Hugh Montgomery, UCL Division of Medicine; Climate and Health Council, UK

PLENARY PANEL: Climate Change and Health—Politics and Economics

  • John Balbus, United States National Institute for Environmental Health Sciences; and short video
  • Nnimmo Bassey, President, Friends of the Earth International
  • Dr. Diarmid Campbell-Lendrum, Climate and Health Team Leader, Department of Public Health and Environment, WHO
  • Martin Khor, Director, South Centre

Addressing Climate and Health in Africa

  • Lucien Manga, WHO-AFRO
  • Mrs. Aneliswa Cele, Director: Environmental Health National Department of Health, South Africa
  • Jonny Myers, University of Cape Town, South Africa
  • Assefa Tofu, World Vision, Ethiopia

Climate Mitigation and Adaptation in the Health Sector

  • Dr. Carlos Dora, Department of Public Health and Environment, WHO
  • Dr. Shu-Ti Chiou, Vice Chair of International Health Promoting Hospitals Network/Director General Bureau of Health Promotion, Taiwan
  • Louis Reynolds, Associate Professor, Health Sciences Faculty University of Cape Town/People’s Health Movement
  • Vital Ribeiro Filho, Executive Director, Hospitais Saudaveis, Brazil

Health Co-Benefits of Climate Mitigation: Saving Lives and Money

Climate and Public Health Advocacy in South Africa

  • Desmond D’Sa, Chair, South Durban Community Environmental Alliance
  • Rico Euripidou, Research Manager, groundWork
  • Angela Mathee, Director, Environment and Health Research Unit, Medical Research Council of South Africa
  • Professor Nceba Gqaleni, Chair of Traditional Health, UKZN

Role of Health Professionals and Women in Advocating for a Healthy Climate

  • Dr. Dong Chun Shin, World Medical Association
  • Ms. Thembeka Gwagwa, General Secretary, Democratic Nurses Association of South Africa
  • Dr. Fazel Randera, South Africa Medical Association
  • Elena Villalobos, Gender Focal Point, Department of Public Health and Environment, World Health Organization

The GeoPolitics of Climate and Health—Equity and Sustainability in the UNFCCC Process and Beyond

  • Nick Watts, Projects Director, International Federation of Medical Student Associations
  • Marina Maiero, Department of Public Health and Environment, World Health Organization
  • Patrick Bond, University of KwaZulu-Natal