Climate and health

Cashing in on women’s health

Women’s health has been sidelined for centuries. But now that women are finally being heard, some unscrupulous companies are cashing in on the movement.

The 10 countries with the highest percentage of deaths linked to PM2.5 in 2019.

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Heat and air pollution are becoming bigger problems in many parts of the world.

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Regular stakeholder consultation is needed to address climate change and lessen pollution-related health impacts.

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Human health relies on healthy ecosystems, but these are under threat. Securing the right to live in a healthy environment is crucial for all.

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As climate change makes smog and bushfires more common, people will die from air pollution at increasingly high rates – especially in densely populated cities.

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Bushfire seasons are beginning earlier and lasting longer – and that’s taking a toll on firefighters’ health.

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Across the region, it’s never been more critical to cultivate a resilient healthcare workforce capable of addressing climate-induced public health issues.

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Deadly diseases carried by mosquitoes are spreading due to weather brought about by climate change. A bacteria-based solution could be key to fighting back.

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We’ve all heard about climate change’s effect on our planet, but what about its catastrophic impact on human health?

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COVID increased vaccine hesitancy. With immunisation crucial to protect against the impacts of climate change, the test is how to restore vaccine confidence.

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Domestic violence can increase amid bushfires. With fires only set to intensify under climate change, authorities must prepare.

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