Managed retreat due to rising seas is a public health issue
Source: University of Washington, 19/03/2019
Sea-level rise associated with climate change is a concern for many island and coastal communities. While the dangers may seem far off for large coastal cities like Miami or New Orleans, the advancing oceans are already displacing some small indigenous communities, and many others are at risk around the world.
This news is related to one of the 12 themes of the World Conference on Health and Climate Change.
You can find all the information on the theme “Reducing the health risks of disasters” by following the link