titile: Tackling health inequalities through  action on housing

Dr. ROEBBEL, Nathalie Laure

World Health Organization



Technical Officer, Public Health, Environmental and Social Determinants of Health, World Health Organization, Geneva.

Nathalie Röbbel is a Technical Officer in the Department of Public Health, Environmental, and Social Determinants of Health at WHO in Geneva and is currently leading the department's work on housing and health. One of her main areas of work is thedevelopment of WHO Housing and Health Guidelines and WHO’s efforts to address slum upgrading through housing policies and other social policies and interventions. Before joining WHO HQ, she worked as a technical officer at the WHO Regional Office for Europe, in Bonn and Copenhagen, where she was responsible for environmental health performance reviews and involved in several housing and health related projects. Ms Röbbel holds a Ph.D. in sociology from the Rheinische-Friedrich-Wilhelms University in Bonn, Germany.