July 11, 2013: Huffington Post

Center director Dr. Frederica Perera wrote an op-ed that appeared in the Huffington Post about climate change and children’s health. Dr. Perera states that in regards to climate change “children are key to winning the argument and why action is needed now”. The op-ed outlines the burden of disease caused by climate change and explains why children are particularly vulnerable. She concludes that “to be effective, prevention and adaptation strategies to climate change must be centered on the needs of our children — present and future”.

To read “Climate Change and Our Children”, download a copy here or find it online.

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