Fiona Armstrong

Fiona Armstrong works in communications, policy, research and advocacy. She has a background as a health professional, journalist, in public policy analysis and advocacy. Her main interests are in health and climate policy. She is a Fellow of the Centre for Policy Development, Founder and Convenor of the Climate and Health Alliance, and a founding director of CLIMARTE: Arts for a Safe Climate. She is based in Melbourne.

Fiona is the producer of the new short film, The Human Cost of Power, directed by award winning science journalist, Alexandra de Blas.

Fiona’s lastest climate and health paper, Our Uncashed Dividend: The Health Benefits of Climate Action, is published by the Climate and Health Alliance and The Climate Institute.

Another recent climate policy paper, Shifting from Fear to Hope, is published in the Centre for Policy Development book, More than Luck: Ideas Australia Needs Now.