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McFarlane, Rosemary; Horwitz, Pierre; Arabena, Kerry; Capon, Anthony; Jenkins, Aaron; Jupiter, Stacy D.; Negin, Joel; Parkes, Margot W.; Saketa, Sala. 2019. Ecosystem services for human health in Oceania. Ecosystem Services. (Abstract) (Online version)

Abstract

Ecosystem frameworks can be used to address SDG3 Health and Wellbeing for all. This includes a range of significant infectious and non-communicable diseases. Cultural ecosystem services impact significantly on mental and socio-cultural health. An Oceania Common Platform to respond to ecosystem-health risks is being established. WishFIJI research focuses on the watershed to reduce leptospirosis, dengue and typhoid.