Addressing climate challenges at the G20 in Goa, India

Professors Eugenie Kayak and Kathryn Bowen presented at the G20 2nd Health Working Group Side Event, Goa on 20th April 2023.

Eugenie Kayak (Enterprise Professor in Sustainable Healthcare, Department of Critical Care) and Kathryn Bowen (Professor and Deputy Director, Knowledge Translation and Policy Impact, Melbourne Climate Futures and Professor of Environment, Climate and Global Health, Melbourne School of Population and Global Health ) both presented at the recent G20 2nd Health Working Group Side Event in Goa Addressing the Challenges of Climate Change & Health.

The event was hosted by the 2023 G20 India Presidency, the Indian Ministry of Health and Family Welfare and the Asian Development Bank. This meeting highlighted the need for both climate change and health and resilient, sustainable, low carbon health systems to become incorporated in the G20 health agenda.