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WHO director general Margaret Chan yesterday urged public officials and scientists to focus more on informing the public about the impacts of climate change on their physical well being and the outbreak of diseases, both locally and regionally.
"Human health is largely neglected, if not entirely ignored, in debates about climate change," said Chan.
Scientists participating in the web based presentation stressed the need to make climate change a clear and present danger to the…Continue
The IPCC tomorrow releases the complete electronic version of its Special Report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change – Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation (SREX). The report, previewed last November in a 19-page Summary for Policymakers will be available in print version this May. It was negotiated and finalized last…Continue
"In their daily search for clean water, women in rural sub-Saharan Africa literally and symbolically walk the social, economic, and geographic paths along which, scholars argue, the HIV/AIDS epidemic can be mapped." Link
In 2002, former UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan identified women as the backbone of Africa, and sounded the dire alarm…Continue
"What would you do if you knew what I know?" James…Continue