Side Events - Second Inter-Ministerial Conference on Health and Environment in Africa


The conference side events are as follows:

23 November 2010

1330-1430, Strategic Approach to international chemicals management, Lesley Onyon, WHO/UNEP
- Side Event Summary - Strategic Approach to International Chemicals Management (SAICM) (pdf - 113.04 kB)

1830-1930 , Press and media briefing


24 November 2010

0830-0930, Climate change and POPs linkages – Health implications A. Barry, UNEP
- Side Event Summary - Climate Change and Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) : Health implications (pdf - 113.79 kB)

1330-1430, Scaling up safe drinking water and sanitation: the Experience of Kenya, Solomon Nzioka and Wilfred Ndegwa

Children’s environmental health and healthy settings, Hawa Senkoro (AFRO) and Ruth Etzel (WHO-HQ)
- Side Event Summary - Healthy Children in Healthy Environments: Programs for child health and environment (pdf - 133.72 kB)

1830-1930, Press and media briefing


25 November 2010

0830-0930, Experience of selected countries in the development of national plans of joint actions, Dr Bagayoko, Wilfred Ndegwa (Kenya), Fatoumata Maiga (Mali), Françoise Nissack (Cameroon)
- Side Event Summary - Country Experiences in the preparation of national plans of joint actions (pdf - 85.06 kB)

1330-1430, Extractive industries, Carlos Dora, WHO-HQ
- Side Event Summary - Workshop on managing the health impacts of oil and gas and mining projects (pdf - 63.05 kB)

1830-1930, Press and media briefing


26 November 2010

0830-0930, Practical Approaches to Integrating Health in All Policies to address key determinants of health, Davidson Munodawafa, AFRO
- Side Event Summary - Health In All Policies (HIAP): Towards a Shared Path for Improving Health and Development ( pdf - 52.61 kB)

    1330-1430, Towards a Food Secure Africa: Availability of Safe and Nutritious Food, Patience Mensah, AFRO
    - Side Event Summary - Towards A Food Secure Africa: Availability of Safe and Nutritious Food (pdf - 99.4 kB)

    1830-1930, Final press and media briefing

    Exhibition Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC), Sidi Allel Louazani
    - Side Event Summary - Exhibition: Interrelation between Tobacco, Health and Environment (pdf - 108.18 kB)