Medact Dorset

We are forming a group of Dorset medical professionals working against the social, political and environmental conditions which damage health and deepen health inequalities. Climate change is undoubtedly one of these and following Medact’s successes in Fossil...

Fighting for intergenerational justice – midwives can be climate champions

Alison Reid urges midwives to get involved in the fossil fuel divestment movement as a means of acting on climate change. Babies being born today face a future marred by climate breakdown if we do not act urgently. Climate action is far more than an environmental concern – it’s a matter of intergenerational justice and crucial to protect human health.