The World Health Organization warns that poor countries are getting worse, not better, when it comes to addressing air quality
Nine out of 10 people globally are breathing poor quality air, the World Health Organization said Tuesday, calling for dramatic action against pollution that is blamed for more than six million deaths a year. "It is a public health ...
The analysis by the World Health Organization is another sign that atmospheric pollution is a significant threat to global public health.
A new WHO air quality model confirms that 92% of the world’s population lives in places where air quality levels exceed WHO limits.
Health-damaging atmospheric pollutants, which the World Health Organization warned Tuesday affected nine out of every 10 people, originate mainly from industry, heating and transport.