The increased prevalence of wildfires, heatwaves, storms and floods will increase the rate of injuries, hospitalisations and death.
A shifting climate will influence the pattern of health and reshape the burden of disease – especially those transmitted by mosquitoes and ticks.Read more "The Effect of Climate Change on Disease"
Climate change will increase water scarcity and reduce availability of food, and children are the first to suffer.Read more "Climate change will affect health by impacting on water availability and food production"
Climate change can be thought of as a threat multiplier that exacerbates other drivers of poverty.Read more "Climate change exacerbates poverty and threatens the most disadvantaged"
Climate change will induce a humanitarian crisis of unprecedented proportions and bring with it a new wave of migrants – climate refugees.Read more "Environmental Migration and Climate Refugees"
While we can’t directly reverse the damage we have caused, we can either mitigate the extent of the damage, or adapt to this new world.Read more "What Can You Do?"