Global Future Council on the Future of Clean Air

Council mission and objectives

Data shows that air pollution is taking more than 2 years off global average life expectancy, and about 5 years off life expectancy in the most polluted regions. How can progress be made towards WHO guidelines for air quality monitoring and modelling, evidence-based policymaking, open governance, and citizen science?

Council Managers
Roderick Weller, Project Lead, Clean Air, World Economic Forum

Shannon Engstrom, Specialist, Centre for Nature and Climate, World Economic Forum

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The Global Future Councils serve as a brain trust for leaders from government, business and civil society, and support the Forum’s mission by bringing together experts bound by a shared mission to discuss the most critical issues, generate insights and analysis, and collaborate in shaping agendas.

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