The South African Chapter of the People’s Health Movement (PHM), is part of a global network of grassroots activists, civil society and academics committed to realising health as a right and focused on working with communities and civil society to address social determinants of health. Current work centres on strengthening Community Health Workers as key human resources for the health system and campaigning for a People’s National health Insurance.
A non-profit environmental justice service and developmental organisation working primarily in Southern Africa in the areas of Climate and Energy Justice, Coal, Environmental Health, Global Green and Healthy Hospitals, and Waste.
Professional public health organisation in the USA. During 2016-2017 the APHA spent a year working with the member sections in all disciplines of public health in preparation for the focus of the 2017 Annual Meeting, Climate Changes Health. As a result a great deal of information and fact sheets were developed and are listed below. There are many resources on their Climate Change web page.
APHA Fact Sheets: A series of short informational pieces on key health topics around climate change: