The most vulnerable

Representatives from the International Federation of Medical Students’ Association highlight those most at risk of climate change impacts, in the context of Typhoon Haiyan which recently devastated the Philippines.

Coal in the heart of Europe

Olga Rostkowska, from the European Medical Students’ Association reveals a link between Poland’s dependence upon coal for energy and damages being made to both people’s health and the environment.

Reflections from COP 19, Thursday 14th November

Rachael Purcell of IFMSA offers her reflections on the first week of COP so far, including on the topic of health and climate change, and authors from Italy’s Youth News Agency describe how the concept of intergenerational equity was addressed on day four.