We congratulate Professor Rainer Sauerborn, Guest Professor at the Umeå Centre for Global Health Research and Professor at Heidelberg University, who has been appointed as the primary author of a chapter on health impacts in the next UN Climate Report. See the announcement in Swedish here.

Professor Sauerborn was Guest Editor of the Global Health Action special publication, "Climate Change and Global Health",  presented at the Climate Summit in Copenhagen, Dec 2009, and is a member of the journal's International Advisory Board.