Relationship between climate variability and occurrence of diarrhoea and cholera

A pilot study using retrospective data from Kolkata, India

Publication details

Editors: WHO
Publication date: 2011
Languages: English



Technical report of a pilot study carried out in Kolkata, India. The study was based on a generic research protocol developed to assess retrospectively the negative health impact of climate change on diarrhoeal diseases with emphasis on cholera and capacity of health system to cope with the consequences.