Llamamiento a adoptar medidas urgentes para limitar los aumentos de temperatura en el mundo, restablecer la biodiversidad y proteger la salud

Las naciones ricas deben hacer mucho más y con mayor rapidez

  • Lukoye Atwoli East African Medical Journal, Editor jefe
  • Baqui Abdullah H. Journal of Health, Population and Nutrition, Editor jefe
  • Thomas Benfield Danish Medical Journal, Editor jefe
  • Raffaella Bosurgi PLOS Medicine, Editor jefe
  • Fiona Godlee The BMJ, Editor jefe
  • Stephen Hancocks British Dental Journal, Editor jefe
  • Richard Horton The Lancet, Editor jefe
  • Laurie Laybourn-Langton UK Health Alliance on Climate Change, Asesor principal
  • Carlos Augusto Monteiro Revista de Saúde Pública, Editor jefe
  • Ian Norman International Journal of Nursing Studies, Editor jefe
  • Kirsten Patrick, CMAJ, Editor jefe interino
  • Nigel Praities, Pharmaceutical Journal, Editor ejecutivo
  • Marcel GM Olde Rikkert Dutch Journal of Medicine, Editor jefe
  • Eric J. Rubin, NEJM, Editor jefe
  • Peush Sahni, National Medical Journal of India, Editor jefe
  • Richard Smith UK Health Alliance on Climate Change, Presidente
  • Nick Talley Medical Journal of Australia, Editor jefe
  • Sue Turale International Nursing Review, Editor jefe
  • Damián Vázquez Revista Panamericana de Salud Pública, Editor jefe

Resumen

En septiembre del 2021, la Asamblea General de las Naciones Unidas reunirá a los países en un momento crucial para organizar la acción colectiva con el propósito de hacer frente a la crisis medioambiental mundial. Se reunirán una vez más en la Conferencia de las Naciones Unidas sobre la Diversidad Biológica, en Kunming (China) y en la Conferencia
de las Naciones Unidas sobre el Cambio Climático (CP26), en Glasgow (Escocia). Antes de la celebración de estas reuniones trascendentales, nosotros —los editores de revistas sobre salud de todo el mundo— exigimos medidas urgentes para mantener los aumentos promedio de la temperatura a nivel mundial por debajo de 1,5 °C, detener la
destrucción de la naturaleza y proteger la salud.

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2021-11-19
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Atwoli L, Abdullah H. B, Benfield T, Bosurgi R, Godlee F, Hancocks S, Horton R, Laybourn-Langton L, Monteiro CA, Norman I, Kirsten Patrick, Nigel Praities, Olde Rikkert MG, Eric J. Rubin, Peush Sahni, Smith R, Talley N, Turale S, Vázquez D. Llamamiento a adoptar medidas urgentes para limitar los aumentos de temperatura en el mundo, restablecer la biodiversidad y proteger la salud. Rev. Méd. Urug. [Internet]. 19 de noviembre de 2021 [citado 30 de noviembre de 2021];37(4):e37401. Disponible en: https://revista.rmu.org.uy/ojsrmu311/index.php/rmu/article/view/757