Seventh meeting of the European Environment and Health Ministerial Board (EHMB)

19 November 2015, Zagreb, Croatia

The main purpose of the meeting is to review the strategic direction of the European Environment and Health Process (EHP) and its priorities and key milestones for 2015 and 2016. 

The discussion will focus on the following main areas:

  • Reporting: The EHMB will be informed about the outcomes of the high-level mid-term review (MTR) meeting, the 65th WHO Regional Committee for Europe and at the 21st session of the UNECE Committee on Environmental Policy. The EHMB will also be informed regarding the main outcomes of the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit.
  • Informing: The Board will be informed about the preparations for the second United Nations Environment Assembly (Nairobi, Kenya, 23-27 May 2016) and the Eighth Environment for Europe Ministerial Conference (Batumi, Georgia, 8-10 June 2016). 
  • Road map towards the Sixth Ministerial Conference on Environment and Health: The Secretariat will highlight the proposed possible outcomes of the themes making up the road map.