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New guide to help health professionals talk about climate change and health

We are delighted to launch our new guide, Real, Urgent and Now: Communicating the Health Impacts of Climate Change, a communication guide to empower health professionals to talk publicly about climate change and health.

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Health and medical groups in call for Prime Minister to scale up climate action to avoid escalating health threats

HESTA Super Fund, the Australian Medical Association (AMA), and 59 other health groups have signed an open letter to Prime Minister Scott Morrison, calling on the federal government to scale up emissions reduction strategies to prevent premature deaths and declining health outcomes associated with climate change.

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Submission in response to the Draft National Preventive Health Strategy

The Climate and Health Alliance has published a submission in response to the Draft National Preventive Health Strategy.

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Health sector gets first-ever guide to reach zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050

The first ever road map to guide the health sector to zero greenhouse gas emissions (GHGs) will be launched in Australia today by the Climate and Health Alliance (CAHA) and Global Green and Healthy Hospitals (GGHH) (Pacific Region).

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You're invited! The Pacific Region Launch of the 'Global Road Map for Healthcare Decarbonisation'

We invite you to join us for the Pacific region launch of the groundbreaking Global Road Map for Healthcare Decarbonisation: A navigational tool for achieving zero emissions with climate resilience and health equity, developed by Health Care Without Harm in collaboration with Arup.

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Ambulance Victoria releases new emissions reduction targets, aims for net zero by 2045

Ambulance Victoria (AV) has today announced new steps for becoming a sustainable ambulance service, including reaching net zero emissions five years earlier than planned and increased emissions reduction targets for 2025 and 2030.

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We took climate and health to Parliament House!

On March 16, we took 30+ health leaders to Parliament House to share our common concern about the health emergency of climate change, and the need for urgent action.

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Watch the highlights! Launch of the our 2030 Future Scenarios at Fitzroy Town Hall

On Monday 22 February, CAHA ran Rewrite the Future: Possible Alternative Futures for Australia in 2030, a panel event as part of the National Sustainable Living Festival.

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WA health groups call for government to act on commitments on climate action to protect health

Australia’s top health and social justice organisations are calling on the West Australian Government to follow through on its prior commitments to climate action and urgently take steps to protect the community from worsening climate extremes ahead of next week’s election.

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CAHA's Annual Report 2019/20 is out

We're delighted to share our latest Annual Report. CAHA reached a significant milestone in 2020: 10 years of action! Check out our latest annual report for an insight into what our work entails.

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