SC 4.5 Impacts on health in a changing environment

 Thursday 12 May, 11.00 – 12.45, Leeuwen Room I

Chairs Sari Kovats, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, United Kingdom
Leendert van Bree, PBL Environmental Assessment Agency / Utrecht University, the Netherlands
Rapporteur Jos Baars, the Netherlands

Updated evidence about the health effects of climate change in the WHO European region
Tanja Wolf, World Health Organization (WHO), Germany

Drinking water salinity associated health crisis in coastal Bangladesh
Mahin Al Nahian, International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, (ICDDR), Bangladesh

Climate threats and health impacts in informal urban settlements: enhancing community resilience
Stefano Moncada, University of Malta, Malta

Climate change: addressing heat-health vulnerability in rapidly urbanizing regions of Western India
Priya Dutta, Indian Institute of Public Health University, India

The effects of climate change on health: risk assessment for the Dutch National Adaptation Strategy
Susanne Wuijts, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, the Netherlands