Tuesday, February 23, 2010
Ecohealth Works: Health in Urban Environments
Cities attract millions of people seeking a better life and greater opportunities. However, cities can also be home to poverty, inequality, and environmental hazards. By looking at urban environments as ecosystems, researchers tease apart tensions between ecology, social inequities, and health to help government and the private sector make decisions for healthier, more sustainable ecosystems." For more visit the IDRC site.