Editorial

Time to treat the climate and nature crisis as one indivisible global health emergency

Kamran Abbasi, Parveen Ali, Virginia Barbour, Thomas Benfield, Kirsten Bibbins, Stephen Hancocks, Richard Horton, Laurie Laybourn-Langton, Robert Mash, Peush Sahni, Wadeia M. Sharief, Paul Yonga, Chris Zielinski
African Journal of Laboratory Medicine | Vol 12, No 1 | a2335 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/ajlm.v12i1.2335 | © 2023 Kamran Abbasi, Parveen Ali, Virginia Barbour, Thomas Benfield, Kirsten Bibbins, Stephen Hancocks, Richard Horton, Laurie Laybourn-Langton, Robert Mash, Peush Sahni, Wadeia M. Sharief, Paul Yonga, Chris Zielinski | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 13 October 2023 | Published: 20 November 2023

About the author(s)

Kamran Abbasi, British Medical Journal, London, United Kingdom
Parveen Ali, Health Sciences School, University of Sheffield and Doncaster and Bassetlaw Teaching Hospitals, Sheffield, United Kingdom; and Sheffield University Interpersonal Violence Research Group, Sheffield, United Kingdom
Virginia Barbour, Medical Journal of Australia, Brisbane, Australia
Thomas Benfield, The Danish Medical Journal, Copenhagen, Denmark
Kirsten Bibbins, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, United States
Stephen Hancocks, British Dental Journal, London, United Kingdom
Richard Horton, The Lancet, London, United Kingdom
Laurie Laybourn-Langton, Chatham House, Exeter, United Kingdom; and Global Systems Institute, University of Exeter, Exeter, United Kingdom
Robert Mash, Division of Family Medicine and Primary Care, Stellenbosch University, Stellenbosch, South Africa
Peush Sahni, Department of GI Surgery, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India
Wadeia M. Sharief, Medical Education & Research Department, Dubai Health Authority, Duba, United Arab Emirates; and Emirates Family Medicine Society, Dubai, United Arab Emirates; and Family Medicine Scientific Council, Arab Board of Health Specialization, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Paul Yonga, CA Medlynks Medical Centre and Laboratory, Nairobi, Kenya; and East African Medical Journal, Nairobi, Kenya
Chris Zielinski, Centre for Global Health, Faculty of Health and Wellbeing, University of Winchester, Winchester; and, World Association of Medical Editors, Winchester, United Kingdom

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Keywords

Health; climate change; nature crisis; biodiversity; global health emergency

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