Resource Library

The Resource Library contains publications, links, recordings, and other material on environmental health and environmental justice topics from HEFN and external sources.

Lancet Commissions Figure 2
The Lancet
The 2015 Lancet Commission on Health and Climate Change has been formed to map out the impacts of climate change, and the necessary policy responses, in order to ensure the highest attainable...
Ellen Braff-Guajardo and Kenneth Hecht
This "Views from the Field" article published by Grantmakers In Health discusses the policy framework and ways funders can help ensure access to safe drinking water for...
This guest commentary on grantmaking to improve health by improving air quality was produced for the Grantmakers In Health (GIH) 2015...
Funders' Committee for Civic Participation, Environmental Grantmakers Association, Health & Environmental Funders Network
This resource provides environmental funders with research, ideas
David Eaves, Health and Environmental Funders Network
This paper provides environmental health and justice funders
Kathy Sessions, Michael Passoff, Health and Environmental Funders Network
This issue brief provides critical information about the basics of environmental health and...
Kathy Sessions, Michael Passoff, Health and Environmental Funders Network
This report introduces grantmakers to basic concerns about chemicals and health, as well as...
Children's Environmental Health Center, Mt. Sinai Hospital
A report from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital on the state of children's environmental health.
Environmental Health News
Environmental Health Sciences
The website of Environmental Health News provides an archive of news on environmental topics from science and media around the world.
An introductory issue brief to help funders investing in efforts to assess and address environmental hazards in local communities.

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Smell Pittsburgh App
Blog posted on April 25, 2017
Over the past several years, the Environment & Health Program at The Heinz Endowments has prioritized work to help the Pittsburgh region become truly livable. But it is hard to imagine how a...
Blog posted on March 31, 2017
Some would say that the climate change and health connection is having its “moment.” It could not have arrived too soon. Environmental funders have, to a large extent, provided the primary...

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