Patricio V. Marquez

To the COP26 Summit in Glasgow: Moving to “Tobacco-Free Finance” is Good for Public Health and the Environment

Climate change is one of the greatest risks and development challenges of our time.  Under the UK  Presidency, the 26th UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties (COP26) is being held in Glasgow on 31 October – 12 November 2021, bringing together world leaders.  By completing unresolved issues and reinforcing commitment to implementing the Paris Agreement (a legally binding international treaty that entered into force in 2016), countries

3 Priorities to Scale Up Mental Health Services Amid COVID-19

The original version of this blog was posted at the World Bank Group Investing in Health site:

The theme for World Mental Health Day 2021, ‘Mental health care for all: let's make it a reality’, is apt for the COVID-19 time