NHS Forest links with the Climate Change Health Project run by Greater Manchester Public Health Team

The Campaign for Greener Healthcare has linked to the Climate Change Health Project run by the Greater Manchester Public Health Team with the aim of promoting the NHS Forest and to engage more trusts in the issues associated with the project encouraging sign up to the scheme.

The Climate Change Health Project is focused on strengthening the NHS contribution to climate change and sustainable development but also ensuring a wide appreciation of the effects on population health and health inequalities of climate change.

The aim of the project is to establish a network of leads in NHS organisations across the North West, with the aim of ensuring;

  1. The exhange of best and promising practice
  2. The raised profile of health and climate change
  3. The dissemination of latest guidance, research and information
  4. Development of expertise through training events and workshops arranged on behalf of the North West

For further information please use the website link: http://www.nwph.net/AGMPCTS/Lists/Network/