Volume No. 2 Issue No.: 4C Page No.: 849-855 April-June 2008

 

COMMUNICATING CLIMATE CHANGE INDUCED HEAT WAVE HEALTH RISK ISSUES WITH URBAN COMMUNITIES: THE CASE OF WINNIPEG (CANADA)

 

Parnali Dhar Chowdhury*1and C. Emdad Haque2

1. Department of Environment and Geography, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg Manitoba, (Cda)
2. Natural Resorces Institute, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, (Canada)

 

Received on : October 13,2007

 

ABSTRACT

 

Recent scholarly works have claimed that heat wave occurrences in recent years are correlated with the global warming of the atmosphere. Concerns about heat wave vulnerability of communities have been accentuated by the current

 

Keywords : Heat wave, Human health risk, Risk communication, Knowledge model.

 

 

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