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Environment and Health: Vector-borne and Infectious Disease

Synopses The Challenge of Dengue and other Vector-borne Diseases in Singapore, A/P Ng Lee Ching Singapore has been confronted by the emergence and re-emergence of several important vector-borne diseases (such as dengue, chikungunya and malaria), which have been driven by impacting global factors such as: the increase in urbanisation; increase in human density; people migration; […]


Overview The environmental underpinnings and implications of development have long been the focus of international attention, and certainly since 1983 when the General Assembly of the United Nations formed the World Commission on Environment and Development (WCED). The WCED went on to publish its findings in 1987, which subsequently became known as the Brundtland Report. […]

BES Seminar Series – Environmental Career Panel

Abstract Students interested in the environment as a career often wonder what they can do with their degrees, and what their environmental careers could potentially look like. To gain further insights into these questions and provide a window into environmental careers, the BES Seminar Series will be hosting an Environmental Careers Panel on March 27th, […]