Bangladesh “climate-proofs” to protect health

Rising temperatures and variable precipitation are likely to decrease the production of staple foods in many of the poorest regions.
WHO/A. Craggs

17 November 2015 -- Climate change causes thousands of deaths every year. WHO calls on countries at the UN Climate Change Conference to make bold commitments to protect our planet and health. WHO’s new series, Climate change and health country profiles, illustrates how investments in low-carbon development, clean renewable energy, and strengthening climate resilience, are also investments in health.