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Poverty and climate change
VCOSS response to the Climate Change Adaptation Plan Directions Paper

Document published on 23 September 2016

VCOSS believes the effects of climate change – including extreme weather and natural disasters – are profoundly discriminatory. Climate change can exacerbate the health, mental health, safety, financial and other socioeconomic aspects of people facing disadvantage, particularly those living on low incomes.

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