The World Health Summit 2022, the world’s leading meeting for global health, began on Sunday morning in Berlin and was co-hosted for the first time by the World Health Organization (WHO). Among the central topics are climate change and health, pandemic preparedness, sustainable health systems and the role of the G7 and G20 in global health. More than 300 speakers from all regions of the world and from all sectors of society including over 20 government officials will present. The program is available for free online, and if you’d like to learn more, click these links for speakers and program.
Speakers also include German Federal Chancellor Olaf Scholz, WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, UNICEF Executive Director Catherine Russel, EU-Commission Director General for Health and Food Safety Sandra Gallina as well as UN Secretary-General António Guterres and Senegal’s President Macky Sall via video.
View the livestream of the opening ceremony: www.worldhealthsummit.org
View recordings from the event here: https://www.youtube.com/worldhealthsummit
Source: World Health Summit
Photo credit: World Health Summit 2022, Berlin, Germany & Digital, October 16-18, 2022. Photo: World Health Summit.