30.11.2010 | UNU: Bonn Dialogues “Environment and Health: The Role of Climate Change”

    The 8th Bonn Dialogues event will focus on “Environment and Health: The Role of Climate Change”. Four panellists will discuss on current and future impacts of climate change on health and the associated challenges for policy, society and the private sector. The event will take place on 30 November 2010, 6 p.m., at Deutsche Welle. All welcome!

    Panellists will be:

    Dr Corinna Weinz
    Manager Environment & Health Concepts, Corporate Center Environment & Sustainability,
    Bayer AG

    Dr Bettina Menne

    Programme Manager, Unit for Climate Change and Green Health Services & Sustainable Development,
    WHO Regional Office for Europe, Rome division

    Dr Jutta Litvinovitch
    Head of Division for Health Impacts of Climate Change, Environment-related Food Safety,
    Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation and Nuclear Safety (BMU)

    Prof. Andrej M. Grjibovski
    Director, International School of Public Health at the Northern State Medical University in Arkhangelsk, Russia
    Senior Advisor, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Oslo

    The Bonn Dialogues Series is a free event, open to the public. Registration, while not required, helps in the organization of the event and the catering. If you are planning to attend, pleasesend a fax, an e-mail or a postcard to the contact address below-mentioned including your name, organization, e-mail address and confi rmation of attendance. You can register untilthe day before the symposium (29 November 2010).

    Please send your registration to:

    Bonn Dialogues c/o DKKV
    Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 40
    53113 Bonn
    Fax: 0228-44601836

    About the Bonn Dialogues Series on Global Environmental Change:

    The Bonn Dialogues Series on Global Environmental Change is a forum for discussing substantive issues related to anthropogenic drivers and consequences. The series is held twice a year since2006 and addresses topics such as climate, water, energy, migration and food through an interdisciplinary approach.

    It is jointly organized by the International Human Dimensions Programme on Global Environmental Change (IHDP), together with the United Nations University Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS), and the German Committee for Disaster Reduction (DKKV) in partnership with the City of Bonn. Furthermore, Bonn Dialogues is supported by the Deutsche Welle, the European Union and the federal government of North Rhine-Westphalia.