A woman holds her child's hands in the window of a Vancouver highrise, the IPCC report cover looms in the background.

Climate change and public health outcomes: the time for collaborative action is now

With the consequences of a global average warming of 1°C already being experienced through more extreme weather events, rising sea levels, melting sea ice, and impacts to human health and well-being, we must act now and quickly to limit further warming. This call to action for rapid, widespread changes was the subject of a compelling report released by…

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Exciting first wave of speakers announced for Making the Links: Climate Change, Community Health and Resilience!

We are excited to announce that we have confirmed our first wave of presenters for Making the Links: Climate Change, Community Health and Resilience (November 5-6, 2018, Kelowna, BC) and have a great lineup so far! This symposium will be tackling a number of increasingly salient topics, including climate change and public health, equity and vulnerability, whole community resilience…

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