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Climate change and health in the SADC Region

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Authors:  Young, T, Tucker, T, Galloway, M, Manyike, P, Chapman, A, Myers, J The draft review examines the link between climate change and health with special reference to the Southern African region (SADC countries).  It attempts to set the scene for determining pertinent research priorities in the region to contribute to knowledge on the one hand, and for identification, implementation and evaluation of adaptation interventions that are likely to be appropriate and effective in the region.  This review has been conducted by Strategic Evaluation, Advisory and Development Consulting (SEAD), a health consultancy together with  the COEHR,  and is part of the Regional C

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Health Sciences | Public Health and Family Medicine | Downloadable Documents | Readings | English | Post-secondary | climate change | COEHR | health | SADC | SEAD | Southern Africa

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Globally Harmonized System (GHS) symbols and meanings

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Authors:  Dr Andrea Rother The Globally Harmonized System of Classification & Labelling of Chemicals (GHS) is a system with the objective of harmonizing information on labels & SDSs. Clicked 129 times. Last clicked 08/01/2014 - 11:22. Teaching & Learning Context:  This card can be used as part of training on the Globally Harmonized System (GHS) symbols and meanings

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Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health Research | Health Sciences | Downloadable Documents | Training Materials | English | Secondary | COEHR | GHS | Globally Harmonised System | Hazard communication | Meanings | Symbols | Visual identification | Warning

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Aldicarb sticker (isiXhosa)

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Authors:  Dr Andrea Rother This sticker (in isiXhosa) highlights the dangers of the street pesticide aldicarb, known as "Two Steps". Users mix the informally sold black powder sticks with food to kill rodents. Clicked 18 times. Last clicked 07/31/2014 - 23:04. Teaching & Learning Context:  This sticker can be used as part of training to educate aldicarb users of the dangers and alternatives.

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Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health Research | Health Sciences | Downloadable Documents | Training Materials | Xhosa | Secondary | Aldicarb | COEHR | Pesticides | Poisonings | Risk communication | Visual identification | Warning

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Aldicarb sticker (English)

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Authors:  Dr Andrea Rother This sticker highlights the dangers of the street pesticide aldicarb, known as "Two Steps". Users mix the informally sold black powder sticks with food to kill rodents. Clicked 30 times. Last clicked 07/31/2014 - 23:02. Teaching & Learning Context:  This sticker can be used as part of training to educate aldicarb users of the dangers and alternatives.

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Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health Research | Health Sciences | Downloadable Documents | Training Materials | English | Secondary | Aldicarb | COEHR | Pesticides | Poisonings | Risk communication | Visual identification | Warning

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Pesticide Label Card (Afrikaans)

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Authors:  Dr Andrea Rother Card (in Afrikaans) to educate pesticide users about the meanings of commonly used pictograms and symbols, which are often misinterpreted and not understood. Clicked 75 times. Last clicked 07/31/2014 - 23:14. Teaching & Learning Context:  This card can be used as part of training to educate pesticide users about the meanings of commonly used pictograms and symbols.

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Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health Research | Health Sciences | Downloadable Documents | Training Materials | Afrikaans | Secondary | COEHR | Label chart | Meanings | Pesticide colour codes | Pesticides | Pictograms | Poisonings | Risk communication | Visual identification

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Pesticide Label Card (French)

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Authors:  Dr Andrea Rother Card (in French) to educate pesticide users about the meanings of commonly used pictograms and symbols, which are often misinterpreted and not understood. Clicked 21 times. Last clicked 07/31/2014 - 23:15. Teaching & Learning Context:  This card can be used as part of training to educate pesticide users about the meanings of commonly used pictograms and symbols.

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Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health Research | Health Sciences | Downloadable Documents | Training Materials | Other | Secondary | COEHR | Label chart | Meanings | Pesticides | Pesticides colour codes | Pictograms | Poisonings | Risk communication | Visual identification

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Pesticide Label Card (English)

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Authors:  Dr Andrea Rother Card to educate pesticide users about the meanings of commonly used pictograms, colour codes and symbols, which are often misinterpreted and not understood. Clicked 42 times. Last clicked 07/31/2014 - 23:11. Teaching & Learning Context:  This card can be used as part of training to educate pesticide users about the meanings of commonly used pictograms and symbols.

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Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health Research | Health Sciences | Downloadable Documents | Training Materials | English | Secondary | COEHR | Label chart | Meanings | Pesticides | Pesticides colour codes | Pictograms | Poisonings | Risk communication | Visual identification

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Improving Notification of Pesticide Poisonings

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Authors:  Dr Andrea Rother This document is intended to assist health care professionals, environmental health practitioners and health promoters in identifying the pesticide involved in suspected pesticide poisoning cases so a Clicked 25 times. Last clicked 07/31/2014 - 23:17. Teaching & Learning Context:  This point chart can be distributed to health care professionals, environmental health practitioners and health promoters to assist them in providing correct and complete information when notifying the Department of Health of pesticide poisonings.

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Centre for Occupational and Environmental Health Research | Health Sciences | Downloadable Documents | Training Materials | English | Post-secondary | COEHR | Pesticide Active Ingredients | Pesticide Poisonings | Pesticides | Point chart | Poisonings | Visual identification

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