In 2023, we highlight the work and efforts of a select group of institutions at the forefront, paving the way for climate-smart health care in their respective regions: our Climate Champions.
Their sustainability leaders share their firsthand experiences in implementing transformative climate solutions that mitigate pollution and bolster resilience. Discover what this award symbolizes by delving into their insights. Explore and learn more about their collective efforts.
This award reflects our collaboration with others to address the environmental impact of health care. We know there’s more to do and we’re committed to accelerating the transformation to a resilient and sustainable health care sector.
This award “crowns” all the bases of climate management that we have built over the years, with the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) and Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) reports, B3's Carbon Efficient Index (ICO2 B3), Gold Seal of the Brazilian GHG Protocol Program, study of climate scenarios, Climate Risk Matrix and projects to GHG reduction. Our next steps are internal carbon pricing studies.
Netcare is proud to have been recognised as the 2023 Health Care Climate Champion for the Africa region. Through our innovative practices and focusses on environmental sustainability we believe that we need to pave the way for a healthier planet, demonstrating that excellence in health care extends beyond the bedside.
We view climate action as addressing the interconnection between environmental health, social equity and economic vitality to create healthy, diverse and resilient communities. We are grateful for this recognition reflecting commitment and collaboration across our organization.
These three awards reflect the commitment that Fundación Hospital San Pedro, through its Environmental Policy and institutional Environmental Management plan, has toward the promotion, prevention, correction, and control of its health care and administrative processes. The environmental actions are aimed at resource utilization, savings, and efficient use, as well as the proper management and final disposal of waste.
At The Eye Surgery Hastings we often find that working out the most environmentally focussed solution is also the most efficient one. We recommend this practice to all.
The hospital in Wolica is one of the most developed pulmonology centres in Poland. Our goal is to create a green hospital whose activities are environmentally neutral. Implemented solutions and planned projects have a real impact on reducing emissions of harmful substances into the environment, shaping water resources and reducing the amount of waste generated. You can read more about our activities at www.szpital.wolica.pl