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The health impact of extreme weather events in Sub-Saharan Africa (English)

Abstract

Extreme weather events are known to have serious consequences for human health and are predicted to increase in frequency as a result of climate change. Africa is one of the regions that risks being most seriously affected. This paper quantifies the impact...  See More +

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  • Wang, Limin; Kanji, Shireen; Bandyopadhyay, Sushenjit;
  • 2009/06/01
  • Policy Research Working Paper;
  • WPS4979
  • 1
  • 1
  • Africa
  • Africa
  • 2010/07/01
  • Disclosed
  • The health impact of extreme weather events in Sub-Saharan Africa
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