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Climate change, inequality, and why we need cycle lanes in South Auckland - Infrequently Asked Questions

Lynley Hargreaves Nov 23, 2017

Action on climate change is essential, but poorly planned action risks exacerbating inequality, says University of Auckland public health physician Dr Rhys Jones, making the health of our poorest people even worse. Instead, New Zealand needs to look for win-win policies which reduce emissions while also improving the health of vulnerable populations. That means applying an ‘equity lens’ to climate … Read More