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Triple Green II

Bounty harvest: Photo: Africare/Niger

Project description

This project will develop integrated experimental and modelling framework approaches that allow the...

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DSTs for health

Decision support tools for health, environmental change and adaptive capacity

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Healthy Futures

What is HEALTHY FUTURES about?

HEALTHY FUTURES is an international collaborative research project that aims to reduce the future burden of three water-related vector-borne diseases (VBDs) -malaria...

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Climate Change and Health A Tool to Estimate Health and Adaptation Costs

The WHO Regional Office for Europe prepared this economic analysis tool to support health adaptation planning in European Member States. It is based on a review of the science. It is...

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Protecting Health from Climate Change

Abstract

This publication presents the results of a seven-country initiative of the WHO Regional Office for Europe aimed to protect health from climate change through addressing...

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Northumbria University

Northumbria University creates and applies knowledge to transform lives and makes a powerful cultural and economic impact.

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UHCRC Surat

Project Overview

Based on the results of a health sector study which was carried out in year 2010 (ACCCRN Phase II), it was recommended to establish an urban health and climate resilience...

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ECR: Health

Executive summary

This report explores whether there is a case for further intervention by government or other bodies in relation to certain climate change impacts on health and well-being. It is...

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ACCC: Health

This research on climate change and health conducted in Guangdong province indicates that extreme climate events increase the risk of mortality and infectious diseases.

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ClimateCost- TPBN 5

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Equitable Payments for Watershed Services

In the subcatchment of the Mfizigo River, a joint CARE-WWF Programme (2006-2011) promoted a PES scheme between the downstream buyers and the upstream sellers from Lukenge, Kibungo, Lanzi, Dimilo and Nyingwa villages.

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Strenghening Adaptation to Climate-Sensitive Malaria in Kenya

The project will promote active collaboration among six key stakeholder groups and aims to strengthen community based adaptation to climate-sensitive malaria, Kenya.

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Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations

Achieving food security for all is at the heart of FAO's efforts - to make sure people have regular access to enough high-quality food to lead active, healthy lives.

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Health Risk Reduction

Among vector-borne diseases that are sensitive to climatic and weather conditions, dengue fever is being seen as one of the increasing health problems in many urban and rural communities...

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The Rockefeller Foundation

The Rockefeller Foundation’s mission—unchanged since 1913—is to promote the well-being of humanity throughout the world.

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WaterAid

Vision

WaterAid's vision is of a world where everyone has access to safe water and sanitation.

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IMPACT2C

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Political discussions on the European goal to limit global warming to 2°C demands that discussions are informed by the best...

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Heatwaves

The "heat wave" phenomenon is increasing all over Europe, affecting all sectors and increasing population mortality in summer, especially of elderly people living in urban areas. Both...

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Ghana Health

Climate change, in the form of thermal stress, can directly affect cardiovascular and respiratory morbidity and mortality. Indirectly, climate variability can influence food production,...

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Amou Développement Environnement - Bénin

ADE-Bénin est une Organisation Non Gouvernementale créée le 20 novembre 2009, enregistrée à la Préfecture d’Abomey le 17 décembre 2009 et publiée au Journal Officiel de la République du Bénin le 1e

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Prakriti a mountain environment group

Prakriti is a group of young environment-development professionals that has been working in the Himalayan Mountains of India since it's organization in year 1997, towards increasing awareness of en

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Catholic Relief Services

CRS is a developmental and relief wing of the catholic Bishops of the United states of America.

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Lusaka City Council

LCC is a service provider and mandated to provide services such as land use, water and sanitation, waste management, drainage and latrine regulations, roads, town and country planning, within its a

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Social Protection: Health

Climate-related diseases are responsible for a large proportion of the global burden of disease. Human health is therefore not surprising predicted to be adversely affected by projected climate...

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