Joint Statement on the Health Effects of Coal

The Climate Council, Australia, 2014

This joint statement is signed by Professors’ Tim Flannery and Fiona Stanley, the Climate Council of Australia, and Dr Liz Hanna of the Climate and Health Alliance representing 27 health organisations. It includes a set of key findings on the harmful impact of coal on human health and the environment in Australia and a list of recommendations for remedy.

Read the statement here

Read the briefing paper here