Health within Planetary Boundaries. Open Questions for Policymakers, Scientists and Health Actors

Dorothea Baltruks, Sophie Gepp, Remco Van de Pas, Maike Voss, Katharina Wabnitz
2022 Zenodo  
To address the urgent planetary crises and to ensure the planet's habitability for future generations, planetary health needs to be anchored as a vision in all policies at national and international levels. Experiences and lessons learned from other policy fields and other countries can be considered in strengthening prevention of and preparedness for planetary crises and their health risks. To do so, we need to answer some urgent questions: 1) how can regulatory frameworks, structures,
more » ... ions, and incentives be adapted to make health within planetary boundaries the core goal of a comprehensive prevention policy and a public welfare-oriented care economy? 2) what role do conflicting goals and interests play in this context? 3) how can health equity and environmental justice be integrated into (health) policy decisions? 4) what forms of science communication, translation and generation are needed to accelerate the transformation towards health within planetary boundaries effectively?
doi:10.5281/zenodo.7524586 fatcat:5ybeunpx55bqfnzeerw46kpujm