Navigation and service

Use of cookies

Cookies help us to provide our services. By using our website you agree that we can use cookies. Read more about our Privacy Policy and visit the following link: Privacy Policy


Journal of Health Monitoring S4/2022

Public Health Journal for Germany. Quelle: RKI


Climate Change and Public Health - Abstracts of the Robert Koch Colloquium 2022

Special Issue S4/2022 is dedicated to this year's Robert Koch Colloquium, where presentations were given on various aspects of the topic ‘Climate Change and Public Health’.

Abstracts of these talks by internationally renowned scientists provide insights into the planetary health perspective of the climate crisis, considerations of the potential evolution of fungal diseases as temperatures rise, the impact of climate change on vector-borne diseases, and the impact of climate-related hazards on vulnerable groups in Europe.

The editorial summarizes the key messages from the presentations and the concluding panel discussion and describes the strategic development of the topic of climate change and health at the Robert Koch Institute.

Date: 31.08.2022