LCIRAH - 36 Gordon Square, London, WC1H 0PD - Email  lcirah@lidc.bloomsbury.ac.uk

Public Health Impacts in Urban Environments of Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Strategies (PURGE)

Researchers

Rosie Green, Alan Dangour

Colleges

LSHTM

Description

This project looks at the effect greenhouse gas reduction policies will have on health in the UK, India, and China, with a specific focus on changing diets and their associated emissions. 

Project details

This is designed to model the effect of dietary change on climate and health using linear programming methods to define healthy diets and calculate their associated greenhouse gas emissions and health impacts.

Results are not available yet.

Collaborators

Basque Centre for Climate Change (Bilbao) and University College London.

Further information

http://purge.lshtm.ac.uk/