UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction


The 2015 Lancet Commission on Health and Climate Change

24 June 2015

The 2015

thelancet.com/commissions/climate-change-2015" target="_self">Lancet Commission on Health and Climate Change was released on 23 June at the Wellcome Trust in London. IRDR's Ilan Kelman was one of dozens of co-authors on the report published in the journal The Lancet setting the stage for climate change and health research, policy, and action. Issues include:

1. Health and climate change: policy responses to protect public health. Click here

2. Tackling climate change improves health and saves money. Click here

3. Submit abstracts to workshops on climate change and health (physical, mental, environmental, community) in the Arctic and tropical islands. Click here.