Global Health

What cool countries can learn from hot ones about dealing with heatwaves

From redesigning buildings to rethinking working days, this is what hot countries can teach cool countries about living with heatwaves. Image: Unsplash/HUUM

Chloe Brimicombe
PhD Candidate in Climate Change and Health, University of Reading
Our Impact
The Big Picture
Explore and monitor how Global Health is affecting economies, industries and global issues
Crowdsource Innovation
Get involved with our crowdsourced digital platform to deliver impact at scale
Stay up to date:

Global Health


How is the World Economic Forum fighting the climate crisis?

Switch to running in the evening during heatwaves.
Switch to running in the evening during heatwaves. Image: Denis Belitsky/Shutterstock

Have you read?

    Don't miss any update on this topic

    Create a free account and access your personalized content collection with our latest publications and analyses.

    License and Republishing

    World Economic Forum articles may be republished in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International Public License, and in accordance with our Terms of Use.

    The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum.

    Related topics:
    Global HealthClimate Indicators
    Global Agenda

    The Agenda Weekly

    A weekly update of the most important issues driving the global agenda

    Subscribe today

    You can unsubscribe at any time using the link in our emails. For more details, review our privacy policy.

    Charted: Here's where people don't have access to safe drinking water

    Clarisa Diaz

    March 27, 2023

    About Us



    Partners & Members

    • Join us

    Language Editions

    Privacy Policy & Terms of Service

    © 2023 World Economic Forum