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Breathe Easy

May 7 is World Asthma Day. I was 6 when I had my first asthma attack. The initial trigger wasn’t clear but there were the usual suspects; house mites, cat allergens, family stress, London air quality. This wasn’t the pea soup smog of the 1950s, but rather the late sixties when private car use sky-rocketed and transport emissions replaced smoke from household fires as a primary pollutant.

BBMP Inaugurates the Launch of the Healthy Air Coalition Bengaluru

A collaboration with the St John’s Research Institute     Bengaluru, April 5, 2019: The launch ofHealthy Air Coalition Bengalurukicked off with an inaugural ceremony held at the St. John’s Research Institute, Koramangala. Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike...

Seven

Seven days in the week. Seven deadly sins. Seven million people die every year from air pollution. That’s more than the number of deaths from malaria, AIDS and TB combined. Seven, a lucky number? Air pollution causes and aggravates respiratory conditions such as...

In anticipation of the global conference on air & health

By АЛЕКСАНДЪР Air pollution has been a burning issue ever since humans discovered how to make fire. Today, nine out of 10 people around the globe are exposed to indoor and/or ambient air pollution that exceeds World Health Organization safety levels. So it might come...

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INTERNATIONAL OUTLET

UK

Illegal levels of toxic air blight 70% of medical centres in central London (23/6/17)

Visual Stories of Air Pollution – Climate Visuals

Brazil

Rádio Brasil Atual (12/5/17)

Campanha mobiliza médicos em combate à poluição nas cidades (Catraca Livre)

https://www.facebook.com/CatracaLivre/posts/1644202185616786

Médicos de vários países lançam campanha contra poluição do ar (Mobilize)

Campanha global contra poluição do ar mobiliza profissionais de saúde (Revista Ecológico)

Campanha mobiliza médicos em combate à poluição nas cidades (Cetesb)

Campanha global contra poluição do ar mobiliza profissionais de saúde em busca de soluções nas cidades (Jornal Dia Dia)

Campanha global contra poluição do ar mobiliza profissionais de saúde em busca de soluções nas cidades (The Nature World)

Campanha global contra poluição do ar mobiliza profissionais de saúde em busca de soluções nas cidades (Surgiu)

Campanha quer avanço na medição da qualidade do ar (Diário Comércio, Indústria & Serviços)

Campanha mobiliza médicos em combate à poluição nas cidades (Aprobio)

Profissionais de saúde se mobilizam contra poluição urbana (Envolverde)

Campanha global contra poluição do ar mobiliza profissionais da saúde em busca de soluções nas cidades (Antes que a natureza morra)

Profissionais de saúde se mobilizam contra poluição urbana (TV Meio Ambiente)

Campanha global contra poluição do ar mobiliza profissionais de saúde (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte – UFRN)

São Paulo sem máscara: respirar tem que ser seguro! (Procoletivo)

USA

Common Dreams – Unmasking Our Cities From Air Pollution Will Require Local, State, and Federal Climate Solutions

Clean Technica – Tiny Air Quality Monitors Are Helping Air Pollution Tracking Go Public

Utah Stories – Healthy Cities, Healthy People

Advocates urge public action on Utah air quality (Salt Lake Tribune)

The Utah Examiner (The Legal Examiner)

 

Poland

Chcemy czystego powietrza. Zaczęła się kampania Demaskujemy Smog (Gazeta Wyborcza)

Demaskujemy smog przez cały rok! (Poradnik Zdrowie)

Demaskujemy smog przez cały rok! (Medycyna Praktyczna)

Kampania “Demaskujemy smog przez cały rok!” (Warszawski Uniwersytet Medyczny)

HEAL ruszył z kampanią: Demaskujemy Smog Przez Cały Rok! (Smoglab.pl)

13th WIMC – Warsaw International Medical Congress | Warszawski Uniwersytet Medyczny | donderdag, 11. mei 2017 (WIMC)

Czy lekarze mogą wpływać na poprawę jakości powietrza w Polsce? O tym prof. Tadeusz Zielonka (Tok.fm)

W Polsce ponad 40 tys. osób rocznie umiera z powodu smogu (Gazeta Wyborcza)

„Problem smogu nie znika z końcem sezonu grzewczego” (Smoglab.pl)

GIOŚ za obniżeniem poziomów alarmowych ws. smogu (Gram w zielone)

Demaskujemy smog przez cały rok! (Polskie Towarzystwo Alergologiczne)

Lekarze a walka ze smogiem (Medycyna praktyczna)

Horyzonty: smog i zanieczyszczenia groźne nie tylko w zimie (Radio RDC)

 

India

‘Chennai’s posh areas not pollution free’

 

Australia
Medical experts say lending to Adani is the same as supporting big tobacco

 

South Africa
Making our cities healthier by unmasking them – Zero Carbon Africa Daily

PROMISES:All gone up in smoke – IOL

Emissions from Eskom and Sasol killing Highveld residents – report – IOL

 

Blogs

Making our cities healthier by unmasking them (Blogactive.eu) (ALSO HERE)

Unmask My City: Anti-air pollution campaign launched in Europe (CSH Networks)

#UnmaskMyCity | Health Organization Leaders Launch Global Campaign on Air Pollution (HCWH)

Unmasking Our Cities From Air Pollution Will Require Local, State, and Federal Climate Solutions (Common Dreams)