Zika, dengue to threaten up to a billion more as climate warms
Source: Fondation Thomson Reuters,Jeudi 28 mars 2019
Up to a billion additional people – including many in North America and Europe – could be exposed to mosquito-carried viruses including dengue fever and Zika virus by 2080 if the climate continues to warm at current rates. In urban centers with a high population density, many people may face exposure to such viruses for the first time in their lives
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 “Preventing epidemics: a community- and public-health-oriented approach” by following the link