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CUGH 2020: Planetary Health – One Health – Environmental Health Satellite

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Lincoln W, Washington Hilton

1919 Connecticut Avenue Northwest

Washington, DC 20009

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This timely, practical satellite session will enable attendees to learn what they can do to improve health and environmental outcomes.

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Planetary Health – One Health and Environmental Health: Integrated Solutions to Create a Sustainable Future

This timely, practical satellite session will enable attendees to learn what they can do to improve health and environmental outcomes. Presenters will feature real-life case examples of policies that have a high impact on planetary health challenges and will share how these interventions were implemented. Attendees will learn about effective strategies that have been used to gain political and public support for effective environmental policies, how to scale up those policies in the current political environment, and their rates of return.

The session will be divided into 3 sections, with each lasting for 60 minutes and have approximately 3 speakers, plus a moderator.

Part 1: Ecosystem Stability

Topics covered include: Land Degradation, Pollution, Ocean Health, Agriculture Reform

 Part 2: Climate Change and Building Healthy Cities

Topics covered include: Sustainable Energy, The Built Environment, Urban Sinkholes

Part 3: Animal Health and Biodiversity 

Topics covered include: Animal Health, Zoos and Conservation, Community Based Conservation, Global Health Security Agenda, and Biodiversity Losses and Human Health  

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