11:00 – 11:30
Opening remarks by the three Directors-General (10 minutes each)
General views of the three organizations and main calls to action
- · Convey the message that the three agencies, in cooperation with other relevant stakeholders, provide a forum that can assist Members in making effective use of health, trade and intellectual property tools to mitigate climate change and address its impacts on human health.
- · Outline each organization's possible contribution, as well as the critical need to pull their expertise and resources together to support Members.
- · Review lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic and assess how they may be applied to climate change.
11.30 – 11.50
Keynote speaker: Health impact of climate change
Dr. Ambrosio Yobanolo del Real, Vice-Chair Technology Executive Committee of the UNFCCC (virtually)