extreme weather

Ensuring resilience in care services for older people

standard Ensuring resilience in care services for older people

A new policy and practice note that disseminates findings from the BIOPICCC project was published by the Living with Environmental Change (LWEC) research partnership and is now available online. The brief authored by Executive Director of IHRR Professor Sarah Curtis, [...]

New 'toolkit' for helping older people's health care facilities adapt to extreme weather

standard New ‘toolkit’ for helping older people’s health care facilities adapt to extreme weather

The UK’s chief government scientist Sir John Beddington announced that world leaders need to urgently tackle climate change, especially because of increasing trends towards more extreme weather events such as floods, droughts and storms over the next 25 years.  The [...]