UNIVERSAL HEALTH COVERAGE IS CLEAN AIR
As one of the top contributors to preventable death in Africa, we must act together to ensure Health for All
$US 5.7 trillion
saved in welfare costs annually
cases of lung cancer, heart disease, and stroke prevented
in childhood pneumonia
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With every #CleanAirForAll policy, we will reduce the # of cases of lung cancer, pneumonia & asthma. We must build these policies into efforts towards #UHC to protect the most vulnerable for generations to come. #UHCisCleanAir @OnebyOne2030 @CCACoalition
920K children die from #pneumonia each year. Over 50% of these deaths occur in African countries. Roughly 1/2 of childhood pneumonia deaths could be prevented by reducing pollution. But you can be part of the solution! #CleanAirForAll #UHCisCleanAir @OnebyOne2030 @Stop_Pneumonia
Equitable #CleanAirForAll policies promote health, strengthen health systems, & protect vulnerable populations. #HealthForAll is dependent upon collective actions by the public & private sector that prioritize these solutions. #UHCisCleanAir @OnebyOne2030
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International day of Clean air for blue skies: Official Website
This International Day of Clean Air for blue skies, the UN Environmental Program and other International Day of Clean Air Partners call upon everyone from governments and corporations to civil society and individuals to take action to reduce air pollution and bring a transformative change in our lifestyles.