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2019 Report

2019 Report

Read the key findings and messages from the 2019 Report of the Lancet Countdown on Health and Climate Change.

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10/09/2020

Executive Director Dr Nick Watts to step down after 8 years to take up new role as NHS England’s first Chief Sustainability Officer

Nick will be replaced as the Lancet Countdown’s Executive Director on an interim basis by Dr Ian Hamilton, an Associate Professor in Energy Epidemiology at the UCL Energy Institute.

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04/09/2020

VACANCY: We are seeking a Policy Engagement Manager to join our team!

The Lancet Countdown: Tracking Progress on Health and Climate Change is seeking a new policy engagement manager with experience in translating academic research in to public policy!

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12/06/2020

Vacancy at new Lancet Countdown South America centre based in Lima (Peru)

The new Lancet Countdown South America centre based in Peru is recruiting!

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01/06/2020

The Lancet Countdown launches a new regional centre in South America!

The Lancet Countdown launches a new regional centre in South America! Based in Peru, the Lancet Countdown South America brings together academic institutions and UN agencies to track how climate change is affecting health across the continent, how countries in South America are responding, and the health benefits of an accelerated response.

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