SCENARIO: Pan-African Heatwave Health Hazard Forecasting
Dr H Cloke, Dr C Di Napoli
25 January 2019
Heatwaves are a serious meteorological hazard to human health and place significant strains on infrastructure (power, water and transport), agricultural production, retail, tourism and ecosystem services.
Plague hazard assessment toolset
Prof C Molina-París
28 February 2019
The pathogen of interest in this project is Yersinia pestis, a gram-negative bacterium and the causative agent of plague, a disease of humans and mammals which has been recognised since antiquity.