Arrangör/Organiser: SIGHT at Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Kontakt/Contact: Elisabet Lindgren
Föranmälan krävs/Registration required

PROGRAM Moderator: Göran Tomson, Professor, Senior advisor, SIGHT

8.30-9.00 Morning coffee

9.00-9.10 Welcome
Göran K Hansson, Professor, Secretary General, The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences
Peter Friberg, Professor, Director, SIGHT

9.10-9.25 Sweden’s work with climate change - reflections from COP 23
Eva Svedling, State Secretary, Ministry for Foreign Affairs

9.25-9.40 Climate change and health systems preparedness
Agneta Karlsson, State Secretary, Ministry of Health and Social Affairs

9.40-10.30 Introducing Lancet Commission on Health and Climate Change
FILM: Lancet Commission
Maria Nilsson, Associate professor, Umeå University and Lancet Countdown
Lancet Countdown: Processes, challenges and recommendations
FILM: Lancet Countdown
Nick Watts, Executive Director, Lancet Countdown
Health and climate change in Sweden
Joacim Rocklöv, Associate professor, Umeå University and Lancet Countdown
Elisabet Lindgren, Associate professor, Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University and SIGHT

10.30-10.45 Short break

10.45-11.00 The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
Markku Rummukainen, Professor, Climate Advisor and Sweden's IPCC Focal Point, Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute (SMHI)

11.00-11.10 Sustainable development goals and the 2030 Agenda
Johan Hassel, Member of The Swedish Delegation for the 2030 Agenda, and CEO of Global Challenge

11.10 - 11.55 Panel discussion, Q&A
Chair: Markus Larsson, PhD, Head of the Climate and Environment program, Fores
Anna Bessö, Head of department, The Public Health Agency of Sweden
Johan Hassel
Maria Nilsson
Markku Rummukainen

11.55 -12.00 Wrap up and way forward
Peter Friberg