Ready for Change; Preparing Public Health Agencies for the Impacts of Climate Change

Type: 
Health
Literature
Organization: 
Climate Leadership Initiative and The Oregon Coalition of Local Health Officials
Description: 

This manual is a response to the concerns raised by public health departments in terms of climate change effects on public health. "It provides guidance on how to prioritize and implement the operational changes that allow public agencies to prepare their employess and communities for climate change. Additionally, it provides guidance about how to demonstrate and communicate a commitment to reducing risks and building resilience."

Category: 
Public Health, preparedness, climate change, planning, adaptation, community health

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