World Bank

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As a founding partner, the World Bank is committed to protecting children from the impacts of climate change and environmental degradation. They commit to the following activities. 

  1. Advocate for prioritizing children’s environmental health in key international forums, including through joint co-branded communication and advocacy products, when feasible. 
  2. Contribute research on the specific impacts of climate change and environmental degradation on children’s health, and on how to protect children from these impacts. 
  3. Provide analytical support and technical assistance to governments on children’s environmental health, when feasible. 
  4. Participate in joint convenings and promote coherent approaches to protecting children's environmental health.