Human health is intrinsically linked to the air we breathe, the water we drink and the food we eat. A healthy planet is essential for promoting human health. The United Nations Global Compact provides guidance for companies that wish to be at the forefront of the emerging business leadership discipline of planetary health- and help achieve Universal Health Coverage and climate action in an integrated way.
Business Leadership Brief for Healthy Planet, Healthy People
A healthy planet is essential for promoting human health. This report highlights the importance of taking an integrated approach to human health through addressing its environmental and climate determinants. It also describes the business case for this approach , the necessary strategic and organizational shifts, and practical guidance for evaluating health and environmental co-benefits.