Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Global health equity and climate stabilisation: a common agenda

Marmot, Michael; McMichael, Anthony J; Kjellstrom, Tord; Vågerö, Denny; Friel, Sharon

Description

Although health has improved for many people, the extent of health inequities between and within countries is growing. Meanwhile, humankind is disrupting the global climate and other life-supporting environmental systems, thereby creating serious risks for health and wellbeing, especially in vulnerable populations but ultimately for everybody. Underlying determinants of health inequity and environmental change overlap substantially; they are signs of an economic system predicated on asymmetric...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2008-11-08
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/11806
Source: The Lancet 372.9650 (2008): 1677 - 1683
DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyn157

Download

There are no files associated with this item.


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  20 July 2017/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator