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  • Apr17

    Investing in Health report: how health professionals can help shape the future

    Doctors, nurses, allied health professionals, health organisations and health super funds urged to quit coal, oil and gas. On 17 April 2016 Doctors for the Environment Australia and Climate and Health Alliance launched a new landmark report, urging Australia's 600,000…

  • Feb09

    Divestment FAQ’s

    The Divestment FAQs was developed by Doctors for the Environment Australia ahead of the first ever Global Divestment Day on 13 to 14 February 2015. DEA believes the movement to divest from the fossil fuel industry, which is jeopardising our planet's…

  • May20

    Divestment and Public Health flyer from DEA and AMSA

    The following flyer was developed by DEA, AMSA and connecting divestment and public health. Could your superannuation fund, bank or university be contributing to the biggest public health problem of our time?...

  • Jun23

    Natural gas development (UGD) and its implications for health

    Natural Gas, composed mainly of methane with some other hydrocarbons, is categorised as conventional or unconventional depending on its source. - Conventional gas exists in large offshore reservoirs and onshore reservoirs and is often found when drilling for oil.  -…

  • Jun22

    Unconventional gas and health - Fact Sheet

    Unconventional gas is ‘natural gas’ that is trapped in rock from which it is difficult to extract, requiring specialised mining procedures and often access to large areas of land.  There are serious threats to human health from unconventional gas at many…

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