Environmental Health Weblog - November-December 2002
(Links to new or updated online information resources)

Thursday - December 12, 2002 

  • UNICEF - State of the World's Children 2003: Participation of Children

Monday - December 9, 2002

Selected Environmental Health Articles from the WHO Bulletin 2002

ARSENIC

DIARRHEAL DISEASES

FOOD SAFETY

LEAD

MALARIA/INFECTIOUS DISEASES

POLICY ISSUES

Health, nutrition and prosperity: a microeconomic perspective by Duncan Thomas & Elizabeth Frankenberg Volume 80, Number 2, 2002

WATER SUPPLY/SANITATION

Friday - December 6, 2002

  • Asian Development Bank - Water Site
  • WHO - Rapid assessment of correlations between remotely sensed data and malaria prevalence in the Menoreh Hills area of Central Java, Indonesia

Wednesday - December 4, 2002

Tuesday - December 3, 2002

  • SANICON - Sanitation Connection: An Environmental Sanitation Network

  • UNFPA - State of Word Population: People, Poverty and Possibilities

Tuesday - November 26, 2002

  • IDRC - International network of field sites with continuous demographic evaluation of populations and their health in developing countries

Friday - Novemer 22, 2002

  • Asian Development Bank - Developing Best Practices for Promoting Private Sector Investment in Infrastructure -- Water Supply, 2001

Wednesday - November 20, 2002

  • WEDC - Participatory planning for integrated rural water supply and sanitation programmes: Guidelines & Manual, 2002.

Tuesday - November 19, 2002

Monday - November 18, 2002

Wednesday - November 13, 2002

  • WEDC - Vehicles for people or people for vehicles? Issues in waste collection, 2002
  • Population Reference Bureau - Environmental Information on the Web, November 2002
  • USAID - Water and conflict: mixing hydrology and development assistance, October 2002

  • Reuters, UK - Public Efforts Begin to Halt Taiwan Dengue Outbreak
    Taiwan's second-largest city must spend a half-hour before and after work every
    Tuesday to help wipe out breeding sites for the mosquitoes that spread dengue ...

Monday - November 11, 2002

  • EHP - EHP Library Malaria Bulletin 48: Oct 28-Nov 10
  • Env Health Perspec Nov 2002 - The Health Impacts of Exposure to Indoor Air Pollution from Solid Fuels in Developing Countries: Knowledge, Gaps, and Data Needs
  • Env Health Perspec Nov 2002 - Daily Average Exposures to Respirable Particulate Matter from Combustion of Biomass Fuels in Rural Households of Southern India
  • Env Health Perspec Nov 2002 - The Concentrations of Arsenic and Other Toxic Elements in Bangladesh's Drinking Water 

Friday - November 8, 2002

  • NIEHS - Children and Environmental Health, Environmental Health Perspectives
  • WHO - WHO Bulletin, November 2002 issue

Friday - November 1, 2002