Institutions representing more than 5,000 hospitals and health centers that form the Health and Environment Leadership Platform (HELP) released a joint statement calling for concerted action to reduce air pollution in India.

The Health and Environment Leadership Platform was formally launched by the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) in partnership with HCWH.

The platform aims to bring together health sector leaders to voice their concern and show leadership on the impact of environmental risk factors for ill health, and will serve as the India focal point for HCWH’s Global Green and Healthy Hospitals network.  Read more

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(From left to right) Dr. Srinath Reddy, President, PHFI; Dr. Alexander Thomas, Executive Director, Association of Healthcare Providers of India (AHPI) and the first chairperson of HELP; Josh Karliner, International Director – Program and Strategy, Health Care Without Harm, USA at the launch of Health and Energy Leadership Platform (HELP) at the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI), New Delhi, India

The first meeting of the Health and Environment Leadership Platform (HELP) at PHFI in Delhi.