Protecting health from climate change: vulnerability and adaptation assessment

Type: 
Health
Literature
Organization: 
World Health Organization
Description: 

This document is designed to provide basic and flexible guidance on conducting a national or subnational assessment of current and future vulnerability (i.e. the susceptibility of a population or region to harm) to the health risks of climate change, and of policies and programmes that could increase resilience, taking into account the multiple determinants of climate-sensitive health outcomes.

Category: 
Public Health, assessment, climate change