Day: February 9, 2020

Why Public Health and Climate Resilience Are Intertwined

Why Public Health and Climate Resilience Are Intertwined

Why Public Health and Climate Resilience Are Intertwined

02/09/20

“Why is it that public health and climate resilience go hand in hand?”

 

Although often thought of as completely separate disciplines, public health and climate resilience are closely intertwined. Climate resilience is about withstanding and bouncing forward from the effects of climate change, some of which such as wildfire smoke and extreme heat have implications for public health. This is Why Public Health and Climate Resilience Are Intertwined.