Heather Adair-Rohani

Acting Head
, Air Quality, Energy and Health, World Health Organization
Profile / Bio: 

Ms. Heather Adair-Rohani leads the work on energy and health at the World Health Organization Headquarters. She has led the establishment of the Health and Energy Platform of Action, and the High-level Coalition on Health and Energy. Ms. Adair-Rohani co-led the coordination and development of the WHO guidelines for indoor air quality: household fuel combustion and is currently overseeing the work to support countries in the implementation of these Guidelines through the Clean Household Energy Solutions Toolkit.  She also actively participates and represents WHO at various global initiatives focused on health, air pollution, and energy like UN Energy, Sustainable Energy for All, Inter-Agency Expert Group on Sustainable Development Goal Indicators, and the Global Strategy for Women, Children, and Adolescent Health. ​


Title Date Learning Materials Topic
The Climate Imperative: Integrating Short Lived Climate Pollutants (SLCPs) in Public Policy 16 November 2023 Slides Environment, Urban Development
Urgency of Accelerating Solutions to Air Pollution and Short-lived Climate Pollutants 15 November 2023 Slides Environment, Urban Development
WHO’s Work to Improve Air Quality, Energy Access and Health 15 November 2023 Slides Environment, Urban Development