New Zealand Research on Health Impacts of Climate Change


Climate change and human health: Impact and adaptation issues for New Zealand.
Howden-Chapman, P., Chapman, R., Hales, S., Britton, E., Wilson, N. 2010. In: Climate change adaptation in New Zealand: Future scenarios and some sectoral perspectives. Nottage, R.A.C., Wratt, D.S., Bornman, J.F., Jones, K. (eds). New Zealand Climate Change Centre, Wellington, pp 112 - 121.


The climate change challenge for general practice in New Zealand. See Table 1: Summary of potential health impacts in NZ from climate change.
Phipps R, Randerson R, Blashki G. New Zealand Medical Journal 2011, 124(1333): 47-54.


Climate change potential effects on human health in New Zealand.
Woodward A, Hales S, De Wet N. Report prepared for the Ministry for the Environment as part of the New Zealand Climate Change Programme, Wellington, 2001.


Climate change and human wellbeing: implications for health promoters.
Macmillan A, Hosking J. Health Promotion Forum Newsletter: Keeping Up To Date - Autumn 2010.



International research on health impacts of climate change.


World Health Organisation and World Meterological Association. Atlas of Health and Climate. Geneva, 2012.


Climate Vulnerability Monitor 2nd Edition: A guide to the cold calculus of a hot planet.
DARA International and the Climate Vulnerable Forum, 2012
Climate Vulnerability Monitor 2012

Health effects of climate change in the UK 2012.
UK Health Protection Agency.
Health Effects of Climate Change, UK, 2012