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Climate change and child health in Australia: Likely futures, new inequalities?

Strazdins, Lyndall; McMichael, Anthony; Woldenberg Butler, Susan; Hanna, Elizabeth; Friel, Sharon

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This century, Australians are likely to face higher temperatures, shifting rainfall systems, severe droughts and more fires and storms. Food and water costs are increasing, while weather-related disasters and droughts will generate financial insecurity, social dislocation and loss of livelihoods in affected farming, peri-urban and regional communities. These climate-induced changes are also likely to affect human health and well-being, especially children's. Because of their immature organ...[Show more]

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Date published: 2010
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/38778
Source: International Public Health Journal

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