September 26, 2017

Disease Burden Growing as Vector Insects Adapt to Climate Change

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Apr 18 (IPS) – There were surprised gasps when University of the West Indies (UWI) Professor John Agard told journalists at an Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) meeting in late November 2016 that mosquitoes were not only living longer, but were “breeding in septic tanks underground”.

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