National Security and Human Health Implications of Climate by Marcus DuBois King Ph.D. (auth.), H. J. S. Fernando, Z.

By Marcus DuBois King Ph.D. (auth.), H. J. S. Fernando, Z. Klaić, J.L. McCulley (eds.)

Climate switch has been pointed out as one of many maximum threats to humanity of all occasions. as well as generating antagonistic environmental stipulations reminiscent of emerging sea point, drought, crop failure, vector-borne ailments, severe occasions, degradation of water/air caliber and warmth waves, weather swap can also be thought of a risk multiplier that results in neighborhood and foreign conflicts and armed interventions. city parts may possibly endure the brunt of weather swap, as they're the facilities of human habitation, anthropogenic stressors and environmental degradation, and the resultant overall healthiness affects are of grave societal trouble. The papers during this quantity span a collection of weather swap repercussions, paying specific realization to nationwide safety and human future health features. it's an final result of a NATO complicated learn Workshop held in the course of April 28-30, 2011 in Dubrovnik, Croatia, subsidized by way of the NATO technological know-how for Peace and safeguard software. The contributions lower around the parts of modeling, average, political and social sciences, engineering, politics, army intervention, city making plans, business actions, epidemiology and healthcare.

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