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Why mental health and human resilience are key to climate action

The climate crisis will undoubtedly affect our mental health. Image: Unsplash/Ümit Bulut

Jules Chappell

Chief Executive Officer, Kokoro Change

Elisha London

Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Prospira Global

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How mental health has intrinsic and instrumental value, helping us to connect, function, cope and thrive. Image: World Health Organization

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The physical and mental health threats resulting from current and anticipated climate change impacts. Image: Imperial College London

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