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The science, techniques, and interventions useful in patient-level health promotion are uniquely understood by nurses and midwives. These selfsame tools can inspire and illuminate health promotion of the planet and the critical systems on which human existence depends. Safeguarding human health requires a healthy planet.
— Ann Kurth, from "Planetary Health and the Role of Nursing"

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Promote understanding of planetary health and how to build resilient health SYSTEMS 

 

"Less than 1.5% of international finance for climate change adaptation is allocated to health projects." - Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General World Health Organization, from his 2017 remarks at COP23


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Learn together with people across disciplines and cultures to shape policy and practice

 


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support innovative planetary health thinkers and their ideas

 


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Demonstrate evidence-based approaches for sustainable health organizations