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The Burden of Disease of Air Pollution: New Challenges for the Region of the Americas. Special Program on Sustainable Development and Health Equity (SDE - PAHO/WHO) and the United Nations Environmental Program (UNEP) 25 March 2014. Mara Angélica Murillo Correa UNEP - LAC. Maria P. Neira,

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The burden of disease of air pollution new challenges for the region of the americas

The Burden of Disease of Air Pollution: New Challenges for the Region of the Americas

Special Program on Sustainable Development and Health Equity

(SDE - PAHO/WHO) and the United Nations Environmental Program (UNEP)

25 March 2014


The burden of disease of air pollution new challenges for the region of the americas

Mara Angélica Murillo Correa

UNEP - LAC

Maria P. Neira,

WHO

Paulo Artaxo

USP, Brazil

Horacio Riojas-Rodríguez

INS, Mexico

Luiz Augusto Galvão

SDE, PAHO/WHO


Pm10 and pm2 5 standards in some countries in the americas and the who air quality guidelines

PM10 and PM2.5 standards in some countries in the Americas and the WHO Air Quality Guidelines


Pm 10 in selected cities in the americas

PM10 in selected cities in the Americas

Source: PAHO/WHO. The Environment and Human Security. In Chapter III, Health in the Americas, 2012


Population using solid fuels 1990 2010

% Population using solid fuels, 1990-2010

% SFU

Source: elaborated from data provided by Bonjour S et al., 2013


Countries 50 de sfu in 1990 trends 1990 2010

Countries > 50% de SFU in 1990:Trends 1990-2010

% SFU in HAI, GUT &PAR has not been modified between 1990 and 2010

Source: elaborated from data provided by Bonjour S et al., 2013

Countries with highest percentage of population with ,SFU in 1990 in Latin America and the Caribbean, trends 1990-2010


The burden of disease of air pollution new challenges for the region of the americas

Agnes Soares da Silva, MD, MPHRegional Advisor, Environmental EpidemiologySDE, [email protected]


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