Project News

IHACC PhotoBook

Check out IHACC’s recently digitized PhotoBook. A compilation of images and quotes gathered from IHACC’s Photovoice research in the Canadian Actic, Peru and Southwestern Uganda. Click here


Want to know more about IHACC, its research themes and the regions where the projects are underway? Lesya Naconeczny and Kevin Landry have worked, in partnership with the Project Management Committee, on putting together this 30 minute video which gives an in-depth overview of what IHACC is working on. To watch the IHACC video, please… Read More »

Disaster Risk Management in Peru – A Short Report

The main extreme weather events occurring in the Ucayali region of Peru are heavy rains, “friaje” (air mass of low temperatures) and floods for which it is necessary to develop a risk management strategy. Jahir Anicama Diaz reports on his work on Learning Processes in Disaster Risk Management in the health sector in Peru. You… Read More »

Update from Field: Iqaluit Burden of Health Study

Iqaluit Field Report – May 2013 In May 2013, IHACC conducted a Burden of Illness (BOI) Survey, with guidance from representatives from the Government of Nunavut Department of Health and Social Services, Public Health Agency of Canada, the Iqaluit Public Health Department, Nunavut Research Institute, and several local community members. The report was put together… Read More »