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World Environmental Health Day (WEHD) is observed every year on 26 September 2019 around the world to promote environment-related health issues.
World Environmental Health Day 2019 theme is “Climate change challenges, time for global Environmental Health to act in unison”.
World Environmental Health Day was declared by the International Federation of Environmental Health (IFEH) to review environmental health issues and take appropriate actions.
World Environmental Health Day was first observed in the year 2011 in Indonesia.
World Environmental Health Day 2019 theme focus climate change that impacts on vulnerable communities and a call for Environmental Health Practitioners to play a pivotal role in adaptation strategies and measures to protect communities against the challenges of climate variability at a grassroots level.
International Federation of Environmental Health (IFEH) is an organization whose full members are national associations representing the interests of environmental health professionals throughout the world.
Headquarters: London, England