A clean environment is essential for good health. There are several environmental related health issues caused by air pollution, water pollution, and noise pollution. Environmental health signifies the way of identifying and addressing the health problem related to the environmental issues. Ecoreach strives to prevent environmental pollution by creating awareness. According to to the report of the committee on the future of Environmental health:
“Environmental health and protection are the art and science of protecting against environmental factors that may adversely impact human health or the ecological balances essential to long-term human health and environmental quality. Such factors include, but are not limited to: air, food and water contaminants; radiation; toxic chemicals; disease vectors; safety hazards; and habitat alterations.”
In order to prevent health related issues caused by environmental pollution, ecoreach aims to:
- Reduce environmental pollution
- Trade skill and support relating to environmental conservation, among people, organizations, and universities.
- Prevent health problems related to Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) especially in the rural part of Nepal.