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Panel Discussion on Climate Change and Health
October 10, 2013
Time: Noon - 1:30 pm
Location: ELPC office, 35 E. Wacker Drive
Lunch time panel discussion on climate change and health, featuring Dr. Jonathan Patz of the University of Wisconsin-Madison and Dr. Sam Dorevitch of the University of Illinois School of Public Health. Karen Weigert, Chicago's Director of Sustainability, will moderate the discussion.
Lunch will be provided. Co-sponsored by Chicago PSR and the Environment and Law Policy Center.
Climate Change and Famine
Climate change is already threatening the Earth’s ability to produce food. These effects are expected to worsen as climate change worsens. Read more »
Congressional Review Act Handout
Congress is poised to use the CRA to dismantle Clean Air and Clean Water protections. CRA allows Congress by majority vote in both chambers (with limited debate and no opportunity for a filibuster) to void recently issued rules-resulting in communities losing dozens of health, safety and environmental protections. Read more »
Fact Sheet on Anti-Health Bills
The House of Representatives has introduced several bills that will jeopardize federal rules that protect our air, water and overall safety. Read more »
In the Spotlight
November 30, 2016
Eating for Climate and Health
PSR's new PowerPoint presentation on how climate change impacts food production, and agriculture's contribution to climate change.