Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz)

Research Institute 

The Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz) is a public health research institution that focuses on economic development, environmental change, and community health. Our studies aim to identify how economic development induces changes in social determinants and health outcomes and directly involve the local communities affected by industrial activities, climate change, and other environmental factors.


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SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University, School of Public Health

Academic Institution

The mission of the SUNY Downstate School of Public Health is to advance public health knowledge, promote health and well-being, and prevent disease and disability within communities, particularly in urban and immigrant ones. Such actions are accomplished through excellence in the education of public health professionals, scientific investigation of public health issues, and service to communities through collaborative partnerships.

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Sapienza University of Rome

Academic Institution

The Department of Public Health and Infectious Diseases, Sapienza University of Rome, as a member of the Planetary Health Alliance, will contribute to planetary health in the fields of education and research on the following issues: 1) providing a comprehensive educational program for students of the Faculties of Medicine and Sciences; 2) introducing innovative research in these fields; 3) giving an annual report on climate change to the Decision Makers at the regional and National level.

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School of Earth, Society and Environment, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Academic Institution 

We at SESE strive to equip our students with the skills and knowledge necessary to realize their full potential as citizens, professionals and stewards of our planet. Join SESE and make a difference.


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School of Public Health, SRM Institute of Science & Technology, Chennai

Academic Institution

The School of Public Health (SPH) at SRM Institute of Science & Technology (SRMIST), Chennai, India launched a novel program called the University Wellness Program in 2019, to promote wellness of key university stakeholders and environmental sustainability of campus.  This program may be relevant to the PHA. Modules on environmental health, planetary health, wellness are a part of the UG and PG programs of SPH. SRMIST has 50000 students and 3500 faculty from >50 departments. SPH partners with the university departments and other organizations.  We are interested in the PHA network to collaborate and contribute to sustainable programs for planetary health. We look forward to student/ faculty  exchanges, research projects as well as thought leadership/ policy and governance actions.

SciTech DiploHub

NGO 

SciTech DiploHub, the Barcelona Science and Technology Diplomacy Hub, is a pioneering nonprofit public-private partnership backed by leading research centers, universities, non-profits, startups, corporations and public institutions that positions Barcelona as a global lab in science diplomacy for cities around the world. It has the mandate to elevate the role of science, technology and cities in foreign policy and make Barcelona a more influential player on the global stage by representing its knowledge and innovation ecosystem worldwide and its contribution to addressing the global challenges

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Scottish Managed Sustainable Health Network

Governmental Body

The Scottish Managed Sustainable Health Network (SMaSH) provides a mechanism though which partners can collaborate to lead and motivate change, at a pace and scale that improves sustainability, and  in a way which maximises health and equity. The network contributes to planetary health through highlighting  the role the wide public health system has to play in sustainable energy and resource use, reductions in environmental vulnerability, and realising the potential for co-benefits in human health.


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Seacology

Governmental Body

We protect island habitats and assist local communities by offering villages a unique deal: if they agree to create a forest or marine reserve, we’ll provide funds for something the village needs, like a schoolhouse or health clinic. At Seacology, we believe that environmental issues are human issues, too. By providing a benefit – be it a health center, a school, or a water system – in exchange for the creation of a nature reserve, we ensure the reserve works in everyone’s interests.


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Seoul National University Asia Center

Academic Institution  

Seoul National University Asia Center (SNUAC) is the fastest growing global hub for Asian studies, which integrates 5 regional centers and 7 thematic researches. By crafting usable knowledge, sharing through the Korea Social Science Data Archive and the Asian Regional Information Center, and linking to actions, SNUAC contributes toward a healthy, equitable, and sustainable Asia.

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Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Governmental Body

The National Museum of Natural History (NMNH) is part of the Smithsonian Institution, the world’s preeminent museum and research complex. The Museum is dedicated to inspiring curiosity, discovery, and learning about the natural world through its unparalleled research, collections, exhibitions, and education outreach programs. Opened in 1910, the green-domed museum on the National Mall was among the first Smithsonian building constructed exclusively to house the national collections and research facilities.


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Sociedad Chilena de Salud Planetaria (Planetary Health Chilean Society)

NGO
We, the Sociedad Chilena de Salud Planetaria (Planetary Health Chilean Society), make this statement of collaboration with the Planetary Health Alliance, in order to express our commitment to actively participate and work together to further planetary health in Chile and worldwide. As a society, we advocate for the development of planetary health at a local and global level, promoting dialogue and reflection, as well as the development and use of science and evidence to empower people and guide policies in order to promote sustainable development. We are committed to share experiences, promote education, empower people, and actively participate in activities in order to foster planetary health 

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South African Academy of Family Physicians

Governmental Body

The SA Academy of Family Physicians is a professional body for family physicians in South Africa. We recognise the impact of climate change on our patients and communities in southern Africa. Joining the Planetary Health Alliance will motivate further commitment to the issue within the Academy leadership and members. We hope to inform our members more actively on the issues, both the impact of the environmental crises on public health as well as the contribution of the health services to the problems. We plan to learn from other members of the PHA on how to do this and to include our voice in advocacy through the PHA for the issues to be tackled with greater urgency on global and national levels.


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Spanish Society of Family and Community Medicine

Governmental Body

The Spanish Society of Family and Community Medicine (semFYC) is the Federation of 17 scientific societies of Spain. Being a very active member of the WONCA Europe, the WONCA Iberoamerican CIMF and the WONCA World organizations, the semFYC gathers 20.000 Family Doctors and promotes strong Primary Health Care systems in order to create healthier and better societes. semFYC is committed to Planetary Health and has joined the "Declaration calling for Family Doctors of the World to act on Planetary Health". Our 20.000 Family Doctors prescribe Planetary Health every day and have become environment ambassadors.


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Stanford Center for Innovation in Global Health

Academic Institution 

Stanford University is building cross-campus and global partnerships to explore the intersections of human health and environment. Global health, engineering, environmental sciences, policy and other disciplines will drive educational and research opportunities for students and faculty. We look forward to dialogue and collaborations with PHA members.


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Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI)

Research Institute

SEI is an international non-profit research and policy organisation that tackles environment and development challenges critical for human health and wellbeing. Particular areas of focus include indoor and outdoor air pollution and energy alternatives; climate change implications for water and sanitation services; behaviour change and sustainable consumption patterns; and links between green space and wellbeing in urban areas.


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Stony Brook University’s Global Health Institute (GHI)

Academic Institution

In 2015, through a generous gift and endowment from Jim and Robin Herrnstein, Jim and Marilyn Simons, and the Della Pietra family, the Stony Brook University’s Global Health Institute (GHI) was established under the leadership of Dr. Peter Small.  The institute aims to bridge and harness the expertise and interdisciplinary power of all 15 Stony Brook University schools and colleges to drive innovative health solutions in Madagascar and other developing countries.


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Sumner M. Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness at the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health

Research Institute

The Sumner M. Redstone Global Center for Prevention and Wellness at the George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health focuses on research and solutions to make Washington, DC the healthiest capital in the world, characterized by optimal well-being for all residents, regardless of race, gender, class, ability or place of residence. The center’s home in the only school of public health in the nation’s capital provides a unique opportunity to influence local, national, and global policy, fostering innovation that can be replicated in other places.

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Swedish Organization for Global Health (SOGH)

NGO

The Swedish Organization for Global Health (SOGH) is a student-led organization at Karolinska Institutet, primarily comprised of international students representing the Biomedical Science, Health Economics & Policy, Global Health and Public Health programmes. The international landscape of the organization means that there is a wide range of cultural backgrounds; the members of SOGH would be pleased to contribute to the translation of the planetary health materials in their native languages and perhaps mold them to the cultural contexts they’re familiar with. In addition, SOGH often organizes educational seminars and workshops, sometimes collaborating with other organizations in the public health and environmental sustainability sphere. We are hoping that being members of the network will help us connect with other organizations working at the nexus of health and the environment. We would love to get to know the other members of the PHA network and share ideas on how to more effectively apply the planetary health values to our current activities as well as potentially start new ones. Lastly, we are committed to promoting the PHA Next Generation Network to the members of our group. We are excited to join the network and see what opportunities await!

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SweetLab at Portland State University

Academic Institution

The SweetLab at Portland State University develops and implements "Internet of Things" sensor technologies designed to improve the collection of, and action on, data in global health programs. We deploy and study high efficiency cookstoves, water pumps, household water filters, sanitation systems, pedestrian footbridges and other appropriate technologies in fifteen countries. The SweetLab joined the Planetary Health Alliance to increase collaborations across engineering, public health, social enterprise and public policy domains to further the positive impact of health and environmental programs.


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Technical University of Catalonia, BarcelonaTech (UPC), Laboratory of Applied Bioacoustics (LAB)

Academic Institution

At the UPC-LAB, we believe in a global approach to address planetary health. Our technology, operational worldwide, both monitors ocean and rainforest biodiversity and thus provides a unique insight of the global dynamic balance of Nature. Integrating this data in how human health is managed worldwide within the Planetary Health Alliance objectives is a true scientific challenge that cannot be addressed without a strong commitment and a multi-disciplinary approach.

Thammasat University

Academic Institution

Planetary Health strives for a young generation of professionals able to work across boundaries. Through its multi- and inter-disciplinary teaching, as well as through its research activities, the Thammasat University's School of Global Studies contributes to Planetary Health approaches and objectives. It involves students and faculty alike in Planetary Health learning and research, and takes part in the Planetary Health Alliance in sharing ideas and materials and through participation in debates, conferences, and dissemination of PHA products.


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The Community Check-Up

NGO

The Community Check-Up is a national organization focused on restructuring the climate crisis as a public health emergency through educational outreach and youth engagement. The Community Check-Up hopes to collaborate with the Planetary Health Alliance by encouraging youth we engage to join the Next Generation Network. In addition to this, the organization focuses on integration of planetary and environmental curricula in its community seminars, and it plans to collaborate with PHA by co-hosting workshops and events. The Community Check-Up will assist PHA in translating and adapting resources into various languages to be applied in different contexts.

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The Lancet

Research Institute

Since its first issue (October 5, 1823), the journal has strived to make science widely available so that medicine can serve, and transform society, and positively impact the lives of people. Over the past two centuries, The Lancet has sought to address urgent topics in our society, initiate debate, put science into context, and influence decision makers around the world.


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The Lancet Countdown

Research Institute 

The Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change is an international research collaboration, dedicated to tracking the world's response to climate change, and the health benefits that emerge from this transition. Reporting annually in The Lancet, it will follow a series of indicators, demonstrating that this transition is possible, that it has already begun, but that more work is needed.


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The Sense of Silence Foundation

NGO

The Sense of Silence Foundation aims at providing environmentally responsible technical solutions to monitor biodiversity worldwide and help restoring damaged habitat. Created in the deep-ocean, this technology has expanded from the floated rainforest to extreme polar conditions, facing the challenge of giving back a balance to Nature through the analysis of its sounds. Sharing with the Planetary Health Alliance what probably represents the largest bioacoustics Big Data in the world contributes to create a scientific communication channel between human health experts and biodiversity conservation needs.



The United Nations Youth Association of Denmark

NGO

The United Nations Youth Association of Denmark is a youth-led organisation aiming to raise awareness about the most urging global challenges and promote youth participation. Recognising the importance of a healthy planet and the impact of the state of the environment on human health is fundamental. We, UNYA Denmark, promise to continuously empower young people to take action and contribute to creating a healthy, resilient, and sustainable society.



Time + Tide Foundation

Governmental Body

The Time + Tide Foundation initiates social and environmental projects in protected Southern African ecosystems. As a member of the Planetary Health Alliance, we hope to contribute to international research and policy discussions on the ways in which biodiversity conservation affects the perceived and actual human health challenges of protected area residents.


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Tokyo Medical and Dental University

Academic Institution 

Tokyo Medical and Dental University (TMDU) aims to strengthen and promote research and other activities in planetary health science through collaboration with institutions around the world. TMDU also promotes the field by training leaders in the field of medicine and public health who are capable of formulating new initiatives in planetary health science as well as informing health professionals in Japan and overseas about reliable scientific evidence.


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Transition Earth

Governmental Body

Transition Earth aims to increase awareness of the effects of population growth and unsustainable resource use on people and the planet. Transition Earth contributes to the mission and work of the Planetary Health Alliance by effectively highlighting the connections between conservation, health, rights and development issues and showcasing successful initiatives in this arena through education, advocacy, and storytelling.


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True Health Initiative

Governmental Body

We are a global coalition of world renown experts, fighting fake facts and combating false doubts to create a world free of preventable diseases, using the time-honored, evidence-based, fundamentals of lifestyle and medicine. Together, we work to chance policy, change minds, and improve lives.


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UCLA Fielding School of Public Health

Academic Institution

The UCLA Fielding School of Public Health (FSPH) aims to build health and equity through three core areas: education, discovery, and service. As a member of the Planetary Health Alliance, FSPH will encourage student and faculty engagement with educational, research, and networking opportunities in the field of planetary health.

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US Fish and Wildlife Service

Governmental Body

Our mission is to work with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.


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United Nations Foundation

Governmental Body

The United Nations is the one international organi­zation with the reach and vision capable of solving global problems. The United Nations Foundation links the UN’s work with others around the world, mobilizing the energy and expertise of business and non-governmental organizations to help the UN tackle issues including climate change, global health, peace and security, women's empowerment, poverty eradication, energy access, and U.S.-UN relations.


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United Nations University IIGH

Academic Institution 

Being one of the 14 research and training centres that comprise the UNU system as well as a UN think tank, the mission of UNU-IIGH is to build knowledge and capacity for decision-making by UN agencies, programmes, and Member States about global health issues. The aim is to contribute to the development and strengthening of health services policy frameworks and management actions, particularly for people in developing countries, and to support implementation of promotive and preventive approaches to human health.


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University of Copenhagen, School of Global Health

Academic Institution 

The overall purpose of School of Global Health - University of Copenhagen is to coordinate and improve health research and training at the University of Copenhagen, in collaboration with local and global partners, and to promote health and development by research- and evidence based interventions against major health problems affecting low- and middle income societies.


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University of Eldoret

Academic Institution

The University of Eldoret’s School of Environmental Studies was founded in 1984 as the nation’s pioneer institution to address the rational management of natural resources and the environment for sustainable development in Kenya. Through our activities in research and training, we have realized how intertwined the environmental status is with human health and, in view of our mission to promote global partnership, networks and linkages are seen as a means to achieve our objectives. We would wish to establish collaboration with the planetary health community to promote human and environmental health and safeguard the planet from adverse anthropogenic impacts.


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