Event

The Role of Health (co)benefits in Climate Mitigation Policy

DateJun 21, 2023
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Location
Virtual

Join us virtually for our Climate, Environment, and Health monthly series.

Speaker:
Noah Scovronick, BSc (Emory), MSc (University of Cape Town), MPH+PHD (London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine)
Rollins Assistant Professor
Gangarosa Department of Environmental Health, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

Overview:
This talk will explore the role that human health ‘co-benefits’ can play decisions about climate mitigation policy. It will discuss the potential for health co-benefits to motivate climate action and simultaneously improve public health, as well as their limitations in doing so. Issues of health and environmental equity will be a key focus throughout the talk..

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