Predicting Disease Outbreaks in a Changing Climate in Africa

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Satellite and other new technologies could be deployed to help predict disease outbreaks and give us more time to devise strategies to counteract them, suggests the new Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report, which cites examples of how weather information can be used in the battle against deadly pathogens.

Source: allAfrica (link opens in a new window)

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Environment, Health Care, Technology
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global health, health care, infectious diseases, malaria, sustainability, technology