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Strength From Disaster on the Anniversary of Nepal Earthquake
Posted On: April 25, 2016
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  • Tags: Nepal Earthquake, Resiliency, conference, Strategic Partner

One year on from the devastating Gorkha Earthquake in Nepal, HCWHarm, with strategic partner in Nepal, HECAF, and Tzu Chi Foundation, are organising a conference to disseminate lessons learned over the last twelve months and develop strategies...

Australia | New Report Calls to Divest from Climate Changing Fossil Fuel Investments
Posted On: April 18, 2016
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  • Tags: Climate and Health Alliance, Coal Divestment, Reports

Investing in Health, a report by the Climate and Health Alliance that calls on health practitioners to withdraw investments from fossil fuels, a major contributors to air pollution and climate change.

Philippines | HCWH-Asia Underscores Need for Health Impact Assessment of Energy Choices
Posted On: April 12, 2016
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  • Tags: philippines, Health Impact Assessment, Healthy Energy Initiative

As part of the Healthy Energy Initiative, Health Care Without Harm - Asia hosted a workshop on conducting Health Impact Assessments (HIA) for energy policies and projects.“The HIA process seeks to predict the nature and magnitude of a policy,...

South Africa | Launch of the 2015 groundWork Report on Climate and Energy
Posted On: January 11, 2016
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  • Tags: Environmental Health News, groundWork, report, climate change, energy

Source: groundWork (*)The groundWork reports are published annually to examine the state of environmental justice in relation to particular themes.The report is published on the start of the climate negotiations in Paris where a new treaty is...

Report | Health Implications of the UN Climate Conference in Paris
Posted On: January 5, 2016
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  • Tags: Environmental Health News, COP21, Climate Change and Health, summit

A new report from the Global Climate and Health Alliance, co-sponsored by Health Care Without Harm, outlining the health implications of the UN Climate Conference in Paris has been published.

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