Managing The Health Effects of Climate Change
This paper by Lancet and University College London Institute for
Global Health Commission states that climate change will have its greatest eﬀect on those who have the least access to the world’s resources and who have contributed least to its cause. Without mitigation and adaptation, it will increase health inequity especially through negative eﬀects on the social determinants of health in the poorest communitiesManagement of the health eﬀects of climate change will require inputs from all sectors of government and civil society, collaboration between many academic disciplines, and new ways of international cooperation.
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