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2019

Towards sustainable healthcare and a healthy environment (01/10/2019)

Towards a roadmap for Climate-smart Healthcare in Europe (17/06/2019)

Humanitarian aid for a healthy climate (29/05/2019)


2018

Changing Together for Health: Health sector engagement at COP24 (19/12/2018)

European healthcare feeling the heat this summer (23/08/2018)

Global Green and Healthy Hospitals is pleased to announce the new and improved Health Care Climate Challenge (20/06/2018)

Anaesthetic gasses project meeting | Fostering Low Carbon Healthcare in Europe (11/04/2018)

Reducing the carbon footprint of anaesthetic gasses (13/02/2018)

Improving energy efficiency through behaviour change (23/01/2018)


2017

Hospitals Worldwide Call for Action on Climate Change (13/11/2017)

The 2017 Climate and Health Summit (26/10/2017)

New Lancet report reveals pollution causes nine million deaths per year worldwide (24/10/2017)

It's hurricane season somewhere far away (19/09/2017)

The climate treaty is NOT negotiable (13/07/17)

Healthcare must lead in the face of the USA' Paris Agreement withdrawal (02/06/2017)

Reducing healthcare's climate footprint | New HCWH Europe report (15/05/2017)


2016

Reflections from COP22 (24/11/2016)

The EU ratifies the Paris Agreement: Now it's time to take responsibility (06/10/2016)

Two of the biggest polluters officially commit to Paris Agreement (13/09/2016)

EC Energy Union Summer Package: A weak Effort Sharing Regulation Proposal & the healthcare sector (27/07/2016)

HCWH at the WHO second Global Conference on Health & Climate (20/07/2016)

Parliament calls for high energy saving 2030 targets (30/06/2016)

More European ambition for energy efficiency (03/06/2016)

Over £400m of savings can reduce carbon emissions by 1 million tonnes (14/06/2016)

Paris Agreement next steps - Ratification (27/04/2016)

HCWH Europe co-sign letter to ensure the 2030 effort sharing decision is fit for purpose (26/04/2016)

Divest means dis-invest! (19/04/2016)

CLIRE Report Shows how Healthcare can Reduce its Climate Footprint (22/03/2016)

HCWH Europe Calls for Action from Environment & Energy Ministers ahead of European Council Meeting (26/02/2016)

NHS & Health Care Sector in the UK Hit First Climate Change Target, But More Testing Goals Lie Ahead (28/01/2016)


2015

Paris Treaty Provides Opportunity for the European Healthcare Sector to act on Climate Change (16/12/2015)

Road to Paris

From Paris to a fossils free future (16/12/2015)

Time for COP21 (27/11/2015)

Towards a clean energy future (12/11/2015)

One month away (29/10/2015)

Climate pledges are in (13/10/2015)

What happened in Bonn? (17/09/2015)

Time for climate action (01/09/2015)

Europe's Weak Position for Paris (22/09/2015)

Living on borrowed time (13/08/2015)

HCWH Europe Response to EC Energy Summer Package (17/07/2015)


2014

COP20 diary

The (missing?) health argument (11/12/2014)

Draft texts on the table (10/12/2014)

Health Saturday (08/12/2014)

Juncker Commission elected by European Parliament (22/10/2014)

Reflections on the UN climate summit: why healthcare must lead by example (01/10/2014)

HCWH Europe at the People's Climate March in Brussels (22/09/2014)

High hopes ahead of UN climate summit (18/09/2014)

Little regard for health and environment in new Juncker commission (12/09/2014)

EU 2030 climate and energy targes to be agreed in October (27/06/2014)

UN report finds that climate chaos could still be reduced (15/04/2014)

EU leaders delay decision on climate because of economic considerations (21/03/2014)

MEPs send a clear signal to the Council and the Commission on climate change (05/02/2014)


2013

(GCHA) COP19: The road towards addressing the greatest global health threat (15/11/2013)

CleanMed Europe 2013 accelerates the push towards a sustainable European healthcare system (19/09/2013)

EU Report - new approaches needed (31/05/2013)

Climate talks and the Doha declaration on climate, health, and well-being (09/01/2013)


2011

After Durban - what we can do (14/12/2011)

On the road to Durban and beyond: are you with us? (27/11/2011)