quote by Ban Ki-moon

Saving our planet, lifting people out of poverty, advancing economic growth... these are one and the same fight. We must connect the dots between climate change, water scarcity, energy shortages, global health, food security and women's empowerment. Solutions to one problem must be solutions for all.

— Ban Ki-moon

Romantic Global Health quotations

The essence of global health equity is the idea that something so precious as health might be viewed as a right.

Global health quote I have chosen to be happy because it is good for my health.
I have chosen to be happy because it is good for my health.
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As I see it every day you do one of two things: build health or produce disease in yourself.

Global health quote Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.
Reading is to the mind what exercise is to the body.

It is the world's first Ebola epidemic, and it's spiraling out of control.

It's bad now, and it's going to get worse in the very near future. There is still a window of opportunity to tamp it down, but that window is closing. We really have to act now.

In choosing global corporate partners UNICEF emphasises compatibility with our core values and looks to build alliances that advance our mission of ensuring the health, education, equality and protection for all the world's children.


Global warming threatens our health, our economy, our natural resources, and our children's future. It is clear we must act.

Global health quote Happiness lies in good health and a bad memory.
Happiness lies in good health and a bad memory.

Our system of private health insurance that fails to provide coverage to so many of our citizens also contributes to the double-digit health care inflation that is making America less competitive in the global economy.

We know, at least, that this decision (ending factory farming) will help prevent deforestation, curb global warming, reduce pollution, save oil reserves, lessen the burden on rural America, decrease human rights abuses, improve publish health, and help eliminate the most systematic animal abuse in history.

We all want to be honest and draw lessons from the past, the WHO is the only international organization that has universal political legitimacy on global health issues. This is why it's so important to render its structures more efficient.

Global health quote Happiness is the highest form of health.
Happiness is the highest form of health.
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Bill and I both firmly believe that even the most difficult global health problems can be solved.


The Ocean Health Index is like the thermometer of the ocean.

It will allow us to take the temperature to know what is going on at the global level, trying to integrate different impacts, including overfishing, invasive species, coastal development, and climate change.

It's important for people of color to link up with issues around globalization, food security, health, the environment.

Global health quote Healthy is an outfit that looks different on everybody.
Healthy is an outfit that looks different on everybody.
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Maternal health remains a staggering challenge, particularly in the developing world. Globally, a woman dies from complications in childbirth every minute.

The huge turnout for Live 8 here and around the world proves that thanks to the leadership from people like Tony Blair and Gordon Brown the world is beginning to demand more action on global health and poverty.

Water and sanitation has not had the same kind of champion that global health, and even education, have had.

Global health quote I have chosen to be happy because it is good for my health.
I have chosen to be happy because it is good for my health.
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The war on terrorism has made national security a legitimate concern, and a rising deficit, changes brought on by globalization and even the price of oil have thrown the nation's economic health into question.

A single decision by the chairman of Royal Dutch/Shell has a greater impact on the health of the planet than all the coffee-ground-composting, organic-cotton-wearing ecofreaks gathering in Washington D.C., for Earth Day festivities this weekend.

This is a historic moment in global public health, demonstrating the international will to tackle a threat to health head on.

Global health quote I've decided to be happy because it is good for my health.
I've decided to be happy because it is good for my health.

Contrary to popular belief, I don't spend a whole lot of time following soccer.

But as I have traveled around the world to better understand global development and health, I've learned that soccer is truly universal. No matter where I go, that's what kids are playing. That's what people are talking about.

Decades of scientific research has proven that carbon pollution is harmful to human health and causes global warming.


Climate change, demographics, water, food, energy, global health, women's empowerment - these issues are all intertwined. We cannot look at one strand in isolation. Instead, we must examine how these strands are woven together.

Global health quote He who has health, has hope, and he who has hope, has everything.
He who has health, has hope, and he who has hope, has everything.

Social entrepreneurs are married to a vision of, for example, a better way of helping young people grow up or of delivering global healthcare. They simply will not stop because they cannot be happy until their vision becomes the new pattern.

Greenhouse gas pollution, through its contribution to global climate change, presents a significant threat to Americans health and to the environment upon which our economy and security depends.

Birth control has almost completely and totally disappeared from the global health agenda, and the victims of this paralysis are the people of Sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia.

Global health quote Your diet is a bank account, good food choice are good investments.
Your diet is a bank account, good food choice are good investments.
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Our work in global health is about things like cutting childhood deaths, and every year we continue to make progress there.


We only gain collectively by acting now.

We gain by one day not having to pay a thing for fuel. We gain by having cleaner air, water, and food so that we are healthier and our health care costs come down. We gain by deflating the global fossil fuel markets that drive much of the conflict around the world.

The president recognizes that funding global health is good for national security, domestic health and global diplomacy. Consequently, President Obama has steadily increased funding for the President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief, or PEPFAR, which was created by President Bush and has strong bipartisan support.

Global health quote Feeling healthy and feeling good about yourself is not a luxury, It's an absolut
Feeling healthy and feeling good about yourself is not a luxury, It's an absolute necessity

Sub-Saharan Africa has 24 percent of the global disease burden, yet only three percent of the world's health care workers.

We are more capable of turning around our global health crisis than we think.

We cannot eradicate global drug markets, but we can certainly regulate them as we have done with alcohol and tobacco markets. Drug abuse, alcoholism and tobacco should be treated as public health problems, not criminal justice issues.

Global health quote Agriculture is the most healthful, most useful and most noble employment of man.
Agriculture is the most healthful, most useful and most noble employment of man.

The return on investment in global health is tremendous, and the biggest bang for the buck comes from vaccines. Vaccines are among the most successful and cost-effective health investments in history.

I am personally overseeing changes that include the establishment of a global health emergency workforce.

If we do the kind of common-sense public health measures we know work, we ought to be able to stop it from being a global pandemic.

Many of those in the medical fraternity instantly label treatments in the traditional, natural or holistic health fields as quackery. This word is even used to describe Traditional Chinese Medicine and the Indian Ayerveda, two medical systems which are far older than Western medicine and globally just as popular.

Lack of accountability weakens the environmental and health rights of citizens;

it damages peace- building and reconciliation initiatives; impedes the implementation of global health policies; leads to the loss of ecosystems and biodiversity; and weakens democracy, justice, human rights, and international security.