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National Seminar on Health Effects of Climate Change – Raising Awareness and Building Capacity

Programme

Keynote presentation: Climate Change- relevance to Malta - Mr. Michael Zammit Cutajar, Ambassador on Climate Change, Malta; Chair, UNFCCC Ad Hoc Working Group on Long term Cooperative Action ( AWG- LCA )

Malta’s Climatology. Trends and anomalies. Dr. Charles Galdies, Manager, Meteorological Office, Malta International Airport plc.

Extreme weather events - Reponse to Flooding.  Mr. Patrick Murgo, Deputy Director, Civil Protection Department

Protecting Health in Europe from Climate Change - Dr.Bettina Menne, Global Change for Health, World Health Organisation Regional Office for Europe

Ecosystems and Infectious Diseases - Possible effects of climate change on vector-borne illness - Dr. Gianfranco Spiteri,  Infectious Disease Prevention and Control Unit, Department for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention ( Public Health Regulation Division )

Possible effects of climate change on food and waterborne illness - Dr. Anthony Gatt, Infectious Disease Prevention and Control Unit, Department for Health Promotion and Disease Prevention ( Public Health Regulation Division )

Publications

National Environmental and Health Action Plan

Summary and Priorities - A Review



Front pg to pg7

Chap 1.0 Introduction; 2.0 Main objectives of the plan

pg8 to pg12

3.0  Background;  3.1  Water

pg13 to pg17

3.2  Accidents and Injuries and Supportive Environments

pg18 to pg23

3.3  Air;  3.4 Chemicals

pg24 to pg 30

3.5  Food Safety; 3.6 Waste; 3.7 Radiation

pg31 to pg40

 3.8  Noise and Vibrations; 3.10 Occupational Health and Safety; 3.11 Major Disasters; 3.12 Climate Change

pg41 to pg51

4.0  Industry, Transport, Tourism, Agriculture, Energy

pg52 to pg62​

5.0  Table of Actions; 6.0  Further Information and links



Health Effects Of Climate Change in The Maltese Islands



 

 
World Health Organisation - Europe

Environment and health performance review

Malta




Environment Health Inequalities

 in Malta