Advocacy Updates ~ October 25, 2021

Administration News USAID releases implementation plan for global COVID-19 response The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) released its implementation plan detailing the agency’s role in advancing the goals of the U.S. COVID-19 Global Response and Recovery Framework. USAID’s plan: 1) outlines the problems the agency will address as it implements the broader U.S. framework,…

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Climate Change Implications for Global Food Safety

Organized by USAID Advancing Nutrition Climate Change Implications for Global Food Safety September 30, 2021 RSVP On behalf of the U.S. Government Global Nutrition Coordination Plan Food Safety Technical Working Sub-Group, we are pleased to invite you to a webinar addressing climate change implications for global food safety. While the effects of climate change on…

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A Time of Crises: Health Inequalities in the Era of Climate Change

Organized by Action for Global Health A Time of Crises: Health Inequalities in the Era of Climate Change September 29, 2021 RSVP Chaired by Sir Andrew Haines, Professor of Environmental Change and Public Health at the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, with full panel to be confirmed but including Kai Saunders, UK Youth Climate…

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Planetary Health: Thriving Humans Can Lead to a Thriving Planet

Organized by Conservation International Planetary Health: Thriving Humans Can Lead to a Thriving Planet September 23, 2021 RSVP COVID-19 has revealed the vital linkages between human health and the health of the planet. Beyond driving greater risk of emerging infectious diseases, the current collision of climate change and biodiversity loss profoundly impacts human wellbeing in…

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Climate Week NYC

Organized by the Climate Group Climate Week NYC September 20-26, 2021 RSVP Hosted by the Climate Group, in conjunction with the UN, and in partnership with the COP26 and NYC, this week is a moment to accelerate climate action and assess progress and gaps. Are you hosting an event soon? Share your event with us…

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Covid, Climate and Cooperation: What Will It Take to Fix Our Fractured World? A Strategic Preview of the UN General Assembly

Organized by the UN Foundation Covid, Climate and Cooperation: What Will It Take to Fix Our Fractured World? A Strategic Preview of the UN General Assembly September 21, 2021 RSVP The past eighteen months have pushed citizens, communities, and countries to the breaking point. COVID-19 revealed the interdependence of our health, our economies, and our prospects, even as the climate crisis threatens our common humanity, digital…

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The Global Launch of the 2020 Lancet Countdown Report

Organized by The Lancet The Global Launch of the 2020 Lancet Countdown Report December 3, 2020 RSVP The links between health and climate change are undeniable. 120 world-leading experts, including authors from 38 academic institutions and UN agencies spanning every continent have looked at more than 40 indicators for the 2020 Report of the Lancet Countdown on…

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YTH Live 2020

Organized by Youth Tech Health YTH Live 2020 August 3-5, 2020 RSVP YTH Live Virtual is a youth-led health and wellness conference that brings together people who are passionate about, and work at the intersection of, youth, health and technology. Brought to you by ETR, YTH Live showcases the brightest minds, innovative technology and cutting-edge research to…

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