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Climate change is one of the greatest threats to human health in the 21st century. Yet these impacts to health are still not well recognized. Since you can’t change what you don’t understand, this course is designed to equip health and environmental professionals, as well as other changemakers and the public, with critical and usable knowledge to take positive action. The course begins with an introduction to the science of climate change and how climate change affects human health. It takes a deep dive into climate change’s adverse health effects, including those related to extreme heat, waterborne infections, insect-borne diseases, and exposure to storms and floods. Throughout, the theme of health equity is interwoven by pointing to what factors make some populations more vulnerable than others to climate change’s negative health impacts. Finally, the course explains how measures to reduce greenhouse gas emissions can not only limit future climate change but can also generate substantial immediate health “co-benefits” over and above the benefit of reducing climate change. Following completion of the course, students will be able to: · At an introductory level, describe how the climate has changed, explain the role of greenhouse gases in climate change, and describe how the climate is predicted to change in the future. · Describe how climate change adversely impacts population health, with differing vulnerability across population sub-groups, through direct effects; through ecosystem transformation and degradation; and through the stress it places on political, economic, and social systems. · Explain how adaptation and mitigation strategies can reduce adverse health impacts of climate change and can generate substantial non-climate health benefits in a just and equitable manner....



May 04, 2020

Great course for getting one's feet wet in the world of climate change. I learned a few very interesting things and look forward to more in the next two classes in the series.


Jul 14, 2020

Very Useful And Informative Course for the one who needs to know the very dynamics of the or for the protection of our nature by combating the climate change.

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von Tatjana K

May 22, 2020

Love the course -- Mr. Robert Dubrow is an absolute delight to listen to!

von Ralitsa N

Apr 26, 2020

Great Class! I plan on taking the 2nd and 3rd class as well!

von Hashif M

Jun 23, 2020

Comprehensive Course on Climate Change and Impacts

von Vyshiali S

Jun 12, 2020

Very very interesting and enjoyed learning

von Aw Z Y

May 21, 2020

Good course, easy to follow throughout.

von Reema A

Jul 05, 2020

so good and so helpful! I had a blast.

von Judith F

Jul 14, 2020

Wonderful course, thank you!!

von MD. T R

Jun 29, 2020

Slow-paced but informative.

von Faiza K

May 02, 2020

Good course for beginners!!

von Eugene P Q J

Jul 27, 2020

Highly informative course!

von ramathi

Jun 23, 2020

i reeallllyy eenjoyy itt

von Esdras P d S

Jul 12, 2020

Very important field!

von Mallika J

Jun 07, 2020

i thank the professor

von Wilian A L

Jul 13, 2020

O curso é incrível.

von LIM Z H M

Jun 23, 2020

Interesting course

von Wang Y J

Jun 08, 2020

Really good course

von Leandro I N

Jul 23, 2020

Very interesting!

von Kyaw Z L

Jun 15, 2020

very informative

von Siow K H

Jun 06, 2020

Excellent course

von Amrita K

Jul 13, 2020

Great insights.

von Luis E C P

Jul 01, 2020

Was excellent!!

von Nurhadi B A R

Jul 08, 2020

Good Course!

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