Protecting Health from Climate Change

http://www.who.int/world-health-day/toolkit/report_web.pdf STATEMENT BY THE DIRECTOR-GENERAL OF THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION Last year marked a turning point in the debate on climate change. The scientific evidence continues to mount. The climate is changing, the effects are already being felt, and human activities are a principal cause. In selecting climate change as the theme for this year’s… Continue reading Protecting Health from Climate Change

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Climate Change and Human Development

I think Alma-ata and primary health care are critical to resolve this. As well as mapping health needs and taking action, energy, food and transport also need to be mapped and appropriate actions taken. http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(13)62046-2/fulltext?elsca1=ETOC-LANCET&elsca2=email&elsca3=E24A35F Page 1154, 5 October 2013 Copyright © 2013 Elsevier Ltd All rights reserved. Bringing action on climate and human development… Continue reading Climate Change and Human Development