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China faces urgent need to tackle air pollution mortality risk

China faces urgent need to tackle air pollution mortality risk

In a recent study, scientists reveal the urgent need for China to address its escalating air pollution deaths to protect its growing elderly population.

Gary Fuller reports for The Guardian.

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Risk of wildfire smoke in long-term care facilities is worse than you'd think

"An astonishing amount of smoke gets inside these facilities," said one researcher who spent the past three wildfire seasons collecting data from monitors installed in long-term care facilities.
How Raleigh plans to use funding for climate change education

How Raleigh plans to use funding for climate change education

Raleigh recently won a federal grant to help protect communities most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, including flood damage and heat-related illness.

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The era of climate migration is here, leaders of vulnerable nations say

Heads of climate-vulnerable nations gathered on the sidelines of a United Nations climate summit to call for new policies and agreements to manage the millions of people who are being forced from their homes by extreme weather.

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Volunteers help identify heat-vulnerable neighborhoods in San Francisco

San Francisco is known for its moderate climate. But as the global climate warms, the Bay Area is expected to experience more heat waves — and many residents lack an air-conditioned place to cool off.

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Vulnerable communities must call the shots on loss and damage fund

With the decision to create a loss and damage fund at Cop27, three decades of campaigning from small island states and other developing countries finally paid off.

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Kalpana Ramiah and Gary Cohen: Essential hospitals can lead a holistic approach to climate and health

Health care systems are on the front lines of the climate crisis, caring for the nation’s most climate-vulnerable patients.
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