References and the evidence base for the Alliance's Doha Declaration on Climate, Health and Wellbeing

 

General resources

The Global Climate and Health Alliance's recent report, 'Climate Change: Health Impacts and Opportunities' (2014): http://climateandhealthalliance.org/ipcc
The IPCC's Fifth Assessment Report: Climate Change 2013-14 (AR5): http://www.ipcc.ch/report/ar5/
The IPCC's Fourth Assessment Report: Climate Change 2007 (AR4) http://www.ipcc.ch/report/ar4/
WHO Resources on Climate Change and Health: http://www.who.int/topics/climate/en/
UN key documents on climate change: http://www.un.org/wcm/content/site/climatechange/pages/gateway/documents 

 

Selected peer-reviewed papers

The Lancet Series on Climate Change and Health (http://www.thelancet.com/series/health-and-climate-change) and Public health benefits of strategies to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions (http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736%2809%2961759-1/abstract)
Anthony J. McMichael, Insights from past millennia into climatic impacts on human health and survival, PNAS, 2012 (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3324023/)
Rockstrom et al, A Safe Operating Space for Humanity, Nature, 2009 (http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v461/n7263/full/461472a.html)
McMichael, A.: Food, livestock production, energy, climate change, The Lancet, 2007 (http://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736%2807%2961256-2/)
Anderson, K. and Bows, A.: Beyond ‘dangerous’ climate change: emission scenarios for a new world. Phil Trans Roy Soc A 2012
(http://rsta.royalsocietypublishing.org/content/369/1934/20.full)
Haines, A. and Dora, C. 'How the low carbon economy can improve health', BMJ 2012; 344  (http://www.bmj.com/content/344/bmj.e1018)
The health impacts of climate change - BMJ (http://www.bmj.com/content/344/bmj.e1026) James Hansen et al, Perception of climate change, PNAS 2012 (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3443154/)
Myers, Maibach et al, A public health frame arouses hopeful emotions about climate change, Climatic Change, 2012 (http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10584-012-0513-6)

 

Report and resource pages

HEAL and HCWH’s joint report, Acting NOW for better health: A 30% reduction target for EU climate policy
CAHA and The Climate Institute's recent report, Our Uncashed Dividend: The Health Benefits of Climate Action
The World Bank's Report: Turn Down The Heat: Why a 4°C Warmer World Must be Avoided
PwC's Low Carbon Economy Index 2012
Carbon Tracker Initiative, Unburnable Carbon Report, 2012
DARA Climate Vulnerability Monitor 2012
Common Causes, Common Solutions: Chronic Disease, Climate Change, Nutrition and Agriculture
Lecture recordings from a conference held at the Royal College of Physicians http://www.rcplondon.ac.uk/event/ArchiveEvent/0801Climate.aspx/
HEAL's Policy Work: http://www.env-health.org/policies/climate-change/Health Care Without Harm: http://www.noharm.org/lib/downloads/doc_index.php#energy
Climate and Health Alliance/CAHA (Australia)'s resources page: http://caha.org.au/resources/research/
The UK Sustainable Development Unit site: http://sduhealth.org.uk/
The Centre for Sustainable Healthcare's website: http://sustainablehealthcare.org.uk/
HCWH's Report 'Healthy Hospitals, Healthy Planet, Healthy People'
Taking the Temperature – Towards an NHS Response to Global Warming (2007)
Factsheets and reports from Harvard Medical School - http://chge.med.harvard.edu/programs/ccf/index.html