Climate Change to further Indigenous Disadvantage

A whole new series of health risks to Indigenous Australians could be triggered by climate change, a new report has found.

The report, commissioned by the federal government and released by Penny Wong yesterday, claims threats to health through the spreading of disease, reduction in bush food and dehydration.

Penny Wong, who is the minister for Climate Change, also announced a million-dollar grant for water-level monitoring equipment.

Posted via email from 4ZZZ News

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