WHO, WIPO, WTO Symposium highlights interrelatedness of climate change and human health

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On 14 November 2023, the World Health Organization (WHO), WIPO, and the World Trade Organization (WTO) held the 10th Joint Technical Symposium titled “Facing the Future: Human Health and Climate Change”. The event underscored the importance of exploring the intersections between public health, trade, and intellectual property (IP) to leverage existing tools, and develop new technologies, to address the effects of climate change on human health, especially among the world’s most marginalized populations.