US Climate and Health Alliance

The US Climate and Health Alliance is a national network of health and public health practitioners dedicated to addressing the threats of climate change to health.

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Will More Hot Days Mean More Inequality?

August 31, 2017

The Colorado Trust

Our colleagues at Denver’s Department of Environmental Health have been doing great work that is changing the way heat and climate change are understood in the city. As key members of our Climate Change and Health Learning Collaborative for local health departments, Denver DEH has created a vital heat vulnerability map that is being used to understand how to protect Denver’s most vulnerable communities in the face of the dangerous effects of climate change. Please read and share this article!

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Statement on Proposal to Revoke the Clean Power Plan

October 11, 2017

Eighteen national health and medical organizations including the Center for Climate Change and Health issued a statement on the Trump Administration’s proposal to revoke the Clean Power Plan:  “Today’s proposal to revoke the Clean Power Plan is inconsistent with EPA’s core mission of protecting public health and the environment.”

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Northwest Climate and Health Network Quarterly Webinar

October 24, 2017

Location: Webinar

Sponsor: Oregon Health Authority

More information: For additional information and registration, please click here.

The American Public Health Association has declared 2017 the Year of Climate and Health​ and partners across the NW are ready to connect and take this work to the next level.

Join a network of state and local public health practitioners and partners across the NW region (OR,ID,WA,BC, & AK) who are interested in sharing information, resources, and opportunities for integrating climate change considerations into public health practice. ​

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