Health and climate change presentation

A set of 13 PowerPoint slides on health and climate change issues

Abstract

This set of 13 Power Point slides is referred to in the Health and climate change. Draft report, August 2009

Slides show:

  • Historical and projected global temperatures;
  • Pathways by which climate change affects human health;
  • Climate change and vector-borne diseases;
  • Mechanisms by which above-average rainfall can affect health;
  • Mechanisms by which below-average rainfall can affect health;
  • Environmental impact on vector-borne diseases such as malaria and dengue;
  • El Niño Southern Oscillation Index (ENSO) and disease;
  • Cholera Cases Reported to WHO 2000 - 2006;
  • Risk Factor of cholera outbreaks reported to Promed;
  • Food system activities and food security outcomes;
  • Climate change affects all 4 dimensions of food security (food production and availability, stability of food supplies, access to food and food utilization)
  • Impact of climate on food security

Citation

Anon. Health and climate change presentation. DEW Point, Blisworth, UK (2009) 13 pp.

Published 1 January 2009