Pollution & Health: The Lancet Planetary Health

A Progress Update of the 2017 Lancet Commission on Pollution and Health

Materials available on request, Embargo lifts at 23.30 [UK time] 6:30 pm [US ET] Tuesday 17th May 2022

Press Release

The press release will be issued at 8:30 [UK time] 12:00 [US ET] Monday, 16th May 2022, embargoed until 23:30 [UK time]/ 6:30 pm [US ET] Tuesday 17th May 2022.

Full Report

Supplementary Annexes

Executive Summary

Key Messages



Stories from the groundphotos and audio clips available upon request


For interviews with the Article author, please contact:

USA & Canada

Angela Bernhardt
E) angela@pureearth.org T) +1 (845) 367-3754

Rest of the World

Arantxa Cedillo
E) arantxa@gahp.net T) +41 76 786 7590

Launch Events/Press Briefings

Launch events and press briefings will take place around the world in NYC; Washington, D.C.; Brussels; Ottawa; Delhi. RSVP to attend. Live streaming options are available at some events. See individual event details.

  • May 19th at NYU School of Global Public Health Room 801 on 708 Broadway, NYC from 9-12 EST with a served breakfast. To attend in person please RVSP. To register for the virtual event please follow this link
  • May 22nd at World Heart Federation Summit on Campus Biotech, Geneva, Switzerland from 9:30-10 am CET. To register for the virtual event please follow this link.
  • June 15th at TERI India, New Delhi, India, more information soon.

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