TITLE

Katrina, climate change and the poor

PUB. DATE
October 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/11/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 8, p837
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Comments on the ignorance of factors that caused the strike of Hurricane Katrina in the southern States in mid 2005. Damages caused by Katrina to New Orleans, Louisiana; Contribution of gradual climate change to the occurrence of the natural disaster; Failure to address the United Nations Millennium Goals for the environment.
ACCESSION #
18415249

 

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