Public Health - ethical issues
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Public Health - ethical issues

The Nordic Committee on Bioethics organised a conference in Reykjavik in August 2010 to discuss ethical issues relating to public health. The speakers of the conference have contributed to this book, which offers wide multidisciplinary perspectives on themes around Individual Freedom and Public Health, Health Responsibility and Life Style, and Social Equality and Justice.

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Nordic Council of Ministers

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Climate change is our most important public health issue. Margaret Chan, the current Director-General of the WHO, has put it well: "Every century has its own public health challenges; climate change is our century’s challenge" (WHO 2010).