Tracking the Connections Between Public Health and Climate Change

Transitioning from an understanding of climate change as a threat; to the realisation

that the response to climate change is an opportunity for public health.

2017 Report

Access the Lancet Countdown's 2017 report, which launched this research collaboration on health and climate change and called for engagement from academics and policymakers.

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News and Events
The Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change is pleased to welcome five new team members who will work across research, policy and communications to strengthen the work and reach of the research collaboration.
The Peruvian launch of the 2018 Report of the Lancet Countdown was hosted by Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia at the Pan American Health Organization Head Quarters in Lima.
The launch event for the 2018 Report of the Lancet Countdown and the 2018 Lancet Countdown Briefing for Indian Policymakers was hosted by the Public Health Foundation of India and the Centre for Environmental Health at the India Habitat Centre in New Delhi on the 18th of December.
The launch event for the 2018 Report of the Lancet Countdown and the 2018 Lancet Countdown Briefing for European Policymakers was hosted by the Health and Environment Alliance and the Comité Permanent des Médecins Européens in Brussels on the 5th of December.
The Beijing launch of the 2018 Report of the Lancet Countdown and the 2018 Lancet Countdown Briefing for Chinese Policy Makers occurred as part of the celebrations of the anniversary of the Department of Earth System Science at Tsinghua University.