Webinar Series: Prioritising Health in Climate Change Action in Africa 
Event Date: 22 - 17 Oct 2023
Event Location: Virtual

The webinar series on Prioritising Health in Climate Change Action in Africa aims to unite global stakeholders for a dialogue on the intersectionality between health and climate change, focusing on Africa. This series will galvanise interest and spur policy and programme action around key climate change events, including the Climate Change and Development in Africa (CCDA) Conference, Africa Climate Summit (ACW), Africa Climate Week (ACW), and the UN Climate Change Conference (COP 28).  

This webinar series will be organised by stakeholders from the government, research and policy institutions, as well as civil society actors across the development sector. The webinar series will consist of three sessions from August to October 2023.   

The sessions will engage policymakers, practitioners, researchers, and civil society to foster dialogue and generate actionable insights for effective climate change and health action in Africa. 


Webinar 1: The Public Health Impacts of Climate Change: Unravelling the Science and Solutions for Sustainable Adaptation and Mitigation in Africa. 

The first webinar provides an overview of the linkages between climate change and health in the African context, emphasising the impacts on vulnerable populations. 

Date: August 22, 2023 
Time: 3.00 pm to 4.30 pm EAT 

Register here: https://bit.ly/3OOsxbz 


Webinar 2: Mainstreaming Health into Climate Change Actions: The Policy Pathways for Bridging the Policy Gaps between Climate Change and Health for a Resilient and Healthy Future 

The second webinar aims to catalyse political commitment and leadership to prioritise health in climate change action. 

Date: September 19, 2023
Time: 3.00 pm to 4.30 pm EAT 

Register here: https://bit.ly/3KxZPJu 


Webinar 3: Innovative Financing Solutions for the ‘Best Buys’ in Climate Change and Health: Unlocking Opportunities for Global Impact 

The third webinar examines innovative financing mechanisms and opportunities to mobilise resources for climate change and health initiatives in Africa. 

Date: October 17, 2023 
Time: 3.00 pm to 4.30 pm EAT 

Register here: https://bit.ly/3qn1Px9