Why mental health is a priority for action on climate change

Via Peters

New WHO policy brief highlights actions for countries Climate change poses serious risks to mental health and well-being, concludes a new WHO policy brief, launched today at the Stockholm+50 conference. The Organization is therefore urging countries to include mental health support in their response to the climate crisis, citing examples where a […]

Launch event of the Coalition of Action on Healthy Diets from Sustainable Food Systems for Children and All

Via Peters

Background Health, nutrition and environmental sustainability need to be core, cross-cutting foundations of food systems transformation. During the United Nations Food Systems Summit (UNFSS) of 2021 the call for action to deliver healthy diets from sustainable food systems echoed through dialogues, social movements and national pathways. Formed as an outcome […]

Mothers demand action after insulin cap vote

Via Peters

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KARK/KAIT) – It’s impossible to put a price on a child’s life, but for the mothers of children with Type 1 diabetes, it’s becoming increasingly difficult. Back in March, the U.S. House of Representatives forwarded a bill that would cap insulin costs for most Americans at $35 […]