People attempt to cool off beside a fountain during a heatwave in Volgograd, Russia, on June 21. Photo: EPA

Not cool: 1.1 billion people face risks from lack of cooling, but it’s not just about air conditioners

Cooling is not a luxury, say experts, with its absence posing risks that range from spoiled vaccines to the health hazard of unrefrigerated food

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People attempt to cool off beside a fountain during a heatwave in Volgograd, Russia, on June 21. Photo: EPA
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