Major National Barriers to Climate Change Adaptation for Public Health

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Nov 6, 2020

What are the major government constraints to enactment and implementation of public health-targeted climate change adaptation (CCA) strategies?

According to a recent study published by the WFPHA’s Environmental Health Working Group, poor government coordination, lack of political will, and inadequate adaptation finances are the largest apparent barriers.

But, what about other barriers? What are the benefits of uncovering these barriers?

Read full study to equip yourself with the knowledge resources necessary to more effectively mobilize and support CCA for public health responses at the national level.