WHO DG Calls On International Community To Address Climate Change During Visit To Hurricane-Hit Bahamas
U.N. News: WHO chief underscores need to address climate change following visit to Bahamas
“The top U.N. health official has called for the world to rally around The Bahamas as the country continues to emerge from the devastation caused by Hurricane Dorian one month ago. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO), made the appeal on Tuesday upon completion of a visit to the island nation. … ‘Hurricane Dorian is another urgent reminder that we must address the drivers of climate change and invest more in resilient communities. The longer we wait, the more people will suffer. We need to keep the world and people safe’…” (10/2).
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