Global Statement on Air Pollution and Health: Opportunities for Africa

Ann Glob Health. 2019 Dec 16;85(1):144. doi: 10.5334/aogh.2667.

Abstract

The editorial speaks to the Global Statement on Air Pollution and Health and How it may assist African countries to eliminate air pollution-related health impacts.

Publication types

  • Editorial
  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Africa / epidemiology
  • Agriculture
  • Air Pollution / adverse effects*
  • Air Pollution / prevention & control*
  • Biomass
  • Cooking
  • Drinking Water
  • Dust
  • Family Characteristics*
  • HIV Infections / epidemiology
  • Housing / supply & distribution
  • Humans
  • Industry*
  • Informal Sector
  • Poverty*
  • Power Plants
  • Sanitation
  • Transportation
  • Urbanization*
  • Waste Management
  • Wildfires

Substances

  • Drinking Water
  • Dust

Grant support

Funding for this article was provided by the US National Academy of Sciences and the US National Academy of Medicine.