Senior Scientist, South African Medical Research Council
Busisiwe Shezi is a scientist in the Medical Research Council's environment and health research unit. She holds an MSc (Medical Science) from the University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban. Her area of interest is air pollution and the development of adverse birth outcomes. Busisiwe is a PhD student at the University of KwaZulu Natal, College of Health Science, School of Nursing and Public Health.
All the evidence tells us that the worlds changing climate will affect more than the environment. It will have serious consequences for peoples health too. Southern Africa is in the eye of the climate change storm. In...