Governing for a healthy population: Towards an understanding of how decision-making will determine our global health in a changing climate

Kathryn Bowen, S Friel, Kristie Ebi, Colin BUTLER, Fiona Miller, A McMichael

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Enhancing the adaptive capacity of individuals, communities, institutions and nations is pivotal to protecting and improving human health and well-being in the face of systemic social inequity plus dangerous climate change. However, research on the determinants of adaptive capacity in relation to health, particularly concerning the role of governance, is in its infancy.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)55-72
Number of pages18
JournalInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes


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