Indoor air pollution and household energy directory of references

Indoor air pollution illustration
UNEP/Topham; Nigel Bruce/ITDG/Nepal

Overview of indoor air pollution – environment and health links

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    Air pollution and air quality. Chapter 2. Atmosphere, Global Overview. London,
    United Nations Environment Programme, 2002.
    http://http://www.unep.org/geo/geo3/english/366.htm
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    Bruce N. Household energy, health and development
    Department of Public Health, University of Liverpool,
    Whelan Building, Quadrangle, Liverpool L69 3GB,UK
    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC1731871/
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    Bruce N, Perez-Padilla R, Albalak R Indoor air pollution in developing countries:
    a major environmental and public health challenge

    Bulletin of the World Health Organization, 2000
    http://www.who.int/bulletin/archives/78(9)1078.pdf
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    Bruce NG, Perez-Padilla R, Albalak R. The health effects of indoor air pollution exposure in developing countries. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2002 (WHO/SDE/OEH/02.05).
    http://whqlibdoc.who.int/hq/2002/WHO_SDE_OEH_02.05.pdf
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    Energy for a Sustainable Future: Summary Report and Recommendations.
    UN Secretary-General Advisory Group on Energy and Climate Change(AGECC), New York, United Nations, 2010
    http://www.un.org/wcm/webdav/site/climatechange/shared/Documents/AGECC%20summary%20report%5B1%5D.pdf
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    Ezzati M, Kammen DM. The health impacts of exposure to indoor air pollution from solid fuels in developing countries: knowledge, gaps, and data needs. Environmental Health Perspectives, 2002, 110(11):1057–1068.
    http://ehp.niehs.nih.gov/members/2002/110p1057-1068ezzati/EHP110p1057PDF.PDF
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    Goldemberg J. Rural energy in developing countries. In: World Energy Assessment: Energy and the Challenge of Sustainability. New York, United Nations Development Programme, 2000:367–389.
    http://www.undp.org/energy/activities/wea/pdfs/chapter10.pdf
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    Indoor Air Thematic Briefings, Nos. 1, 2, & 3. Geneva, World Health Organization.
    http://www.who.int/indoorair/info/presentations/en/
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    Kammen DM. Cookstoves for the developing world. Scientific American, 1995, 273(1):72–75 [abstract only]
    http://ist-socrates.berkeley.edu/~kammen/cookstoves.html
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    Legros G, et al. The Energy Access Situation in Developing Countries. In: Rijal K, Takada M, Dora C, et al. New York: United Nations Development Programme
    http://content.undp.org/go/cms-service/stream/asset/?asset_id=2205620
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    Rehfuess E Fuel for life - household energy and safe
    Geneva, World Health Organization, 2006
    http://www.who.int/indoorair/publications/fuelforlife.pdf
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    Rehfuess E. Indoor air pollution from solid fuel: the neglected risk factor. Geneva, World Health Organization, 2002.
    http://www.who.int/indoorair/en/IAPoverview.pdf
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    Residential and Commercial buildings. In: Metz B et al, eds. Climate Change 2007: Mitigation of Climate Change. Contribution of Working Group III to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmetnal Panel on Climate Change. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge and New York. 2007.
    http://www.ipcc.ch/pdf/assessment-report/ar4/wg3/ar4-wg3-chapter6.pdf
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    Smith KR. Indoor air pollution in developing countries: recommendations for research. In: Proceedings from Indoor Air 2002. Monterey, International Academy of Indoor Air Sciences, 2002, 12(3):198–207. [abstract only]
    http://ehs.sph.berkeley.edu/krsmith/publications/02_smith_1.pdf
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    Smith K, Mehta S, Maeusezahl-Feuz M. Indoor air pollution from household use of solid fuels. In: Ezzati M, Lopez A, Roders A et al. Comparative Quantification of Health Risks, Global and Regional Burden of Disease Attributable to Selected Major Risk Factors, Geneva, World Health Organization, 2004. pp. 1435-1494
    http://www.who.int/publications/cra/chapters/volume2/1435-1494.pdf
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    The World Energy Outlook in the Energy & Development debate. International Energy Agency, Paris
    http://www.iea.org/weo/development.asp
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    Warwick H, Doig A. Smoke – the killer in the kitchen: indoor air pollution in developing countries. London, Intermediate Technology Development Group Publishing, 2004.
    http://www.itdg.org/?id=smoke_report_home
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    World Bank. Energy Sector Management Assistance Programme
    http://www.esmap.org/esmap/
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    World Health Organization/United States Agency for International Development. Addressing the links between indoor air pollution, household energy and human health. Meeting report. Washington, DC, World Health Organization, 2002 (WHO/HDE/HID/02.10).
    http://www.who.int/mediacentre/events/HSD_Plaq_10.pdf
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