University of Canberra
Professor Helen Berry is one of three Australian authors on the Health Chapter of the International Panel on Climate Change report from Working Group II published on 31 March.
Posted 3 April 2014 11:38am

Major impacts will include increases in child malnutrition (due to food shortages) and in infectious and diarrhoeal disease, and more deaths from heatwaves. There are likely also to be increasing impacts on mental health and community functioning.

For a summary and author commentary, see: https://theconversation.com/climate-change-and-health-ipcc-reports-emerging-risks-emerging-consensus-24213.

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