The Tanzanian Ministry of Health has developed a National Climate Change and Health Communication Strategy (NCCHCS) to strengthen capacity to communicate climate risks.View more
In recognition of HSAs’ critical role in increasing community health resilience to climate change, a module on climate change and health has been incorporated into the HSA training curriculum.View more
Clim-Health Africa will serve as a virtual hub where expertise is shared.
Its intention is to develop the capacity of African health and climate communities, institutions, practitioners and negotiators to understand and integrate climate change challenges into policy, socio-economics, planning and programming. The aims include…
To develop mechanisms and institutional capacity for implementation of climate-based public health early warning systems in Africa.
To utilise early warning and response systems to provide timely response to climate-sensitive diseases and conditions.
To develop and implement a climate change and health communication strategy.
To provide African countries with priority support on urgent public health issues related to climate change.
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