Tag: climate change

Health Education Specialists: Addressing Climate’s Impact on Health

Health Education Specialists: Addressing Climate’s Impact on Health The health education workforce is essential to educating the public about the health impact of climate change and working to decrease the impact of harmful climate changes on the environment, especially for vulnerable populations. Fact sheet.

Resolution | Addressing the Health Impacts of Climate Change

The World Health Organization calls for urgent action as climate change is the greatest public health threat of the 21st century (World Health Organization [WHO], 2016.). Rising anthropogenic greenhouse gas emissions have led to increased temperatures, changes in precipitation, and more extreme weather events. These climate changes impact food and…