Climate change and collective violence
Learning Areas:Environmental health sciences
Other professions or practice related to public health
Public health or related public policy
Describe the effects of climate change that can lead to collective violence. Describe the ways in which public health workers can help to adapt to climate change and implement measures to mitigate it, thereby decreasing the risk of collective violence.
Keyword(s): Climate and Health, Violence & Injury Prevention
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have co-edited a book on climate change and have co-authored a book chapter and a published paper on the subject of climate change and collective violence. I have co-edited four books on the relationship between war and terrorism and public health. I have worked in the field of occupational and environmental health for 38 years. I have extensive experience both in environmental health and in the causes of armed conflict.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.