Public health, environmental and social determinants of health

These infographics help present ideas on how public health, environmental and social determinants of health affect your well being in a clear and concise way.

Children and environment

Each year 1.7 million deaths of children under 5 are linked to the environment.


Health in all policies

Good health requires policies that actively support health. It requires different sectors working together to ensure all people have equal opportunities to achieve the highest level of health.


Environmental impacts on health

What is the big picture? Where is it happening? Top 10 causes of death from the environment.


Climate change and health

Climate change effects everyone. Countries with weak health systems will be least able to prepare and respond, and children are the most vulnerable due to long term exposures to environmental risks.

Lead paint and health

Lead is harmful to everyone. There is no safe level of lead exposure.



BreatheLife is a global campaign to raise awareness about the health risks of short-lived climate pollutants.


Water, sanitation, hygiene

Countries are not increasing spending fast enough to meet the water and sanitation targets under the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).


Ultraviolet radiation

Sunbeds pose a risk for all people. The most vulnerable are young and fair-skin people.


Drinking-water, sanitation and hygiene

2.1 billion people globally lack safe water at home.


Mercury and health

Mercury is a naturally occurring metal. When released into the environment it can be toxic.