Interdisciplinary approaches are key when investigating potential impacts of climate change on human, economic and environmental systems. Unexpected changes to the quantity and quality of water available to local communities and environments can have wide-ranging effects, including impacting public health, environmental resilience, and agricultural and food security. Four Water Institute researchers were awarded funding from the Canadian Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Advanced Scholars Program to build institutional capacity in select Commonwealth countries to address linkages between climate change and water security.
Read about QES-AS scholar Thelma Zulfawu Abu, featured in the below article from the Canadian Society for International Health (CSIH)
By Amelia Monstad
Story written by QES-AS scholar, Sajida Awan
Sajida Awan, shares her time in the field in Pakistan’s southern province Sindh.