français

The many faces of ecohealth at the University of Guelph

05/10/2011

We cannot have good health without a healthy environment. But a lot of the things we do to live better lives can damage the environment.
 
Ecosystem approaches have helped explore diverse health challenges around the world. Over the years, researchers from the University of Guelph have pushed the boundaries of ecohealth research and practice, often with support from IDRC. A recent article in the University’s magazine summarizes reflections of researchers who include IDRC’s Ecohealth program leader, Dominique Charron, an alumna of Guelph. In addressing the complex social and ecological interactions affecting human and animal health, sustainability and livelihoods, their work has benefitted communities in developing countries and in Canada.  

News
IDRC funds researchers in the developing world so they can build healthier, more prosperous societies
Bookmark and Share
Flickr YouTube Facebook Twitter