How our responses to climate change and the coronavirus are linked

How our responses to climate change and the coronavirus are linked

April 02, 2020

A first lesson we are drawing from the COVID-19 pandemic and how it relates to climate change is that well-resourced, equitable health systems with a strong and supported health workforce are essential to protect us from health security threats, including climate change.

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‘We’re the virus’: The pandemic is bringing out environmentalism’s dark side

‘We’re the virus’: The pandemic is bringing out environmentalism’s dark side

March 30, 2020

“Coronavirus is Earth’s vaccine. We’re the virus.”

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Stabilising the global population is not a solution to the climate emergency – but we should do it anyway

Stabilising the global population is not a solution to the climate emergency – but we should do it anyway

November 07, 2019

A global coalition of 11,000 scientists has come up with a plan for dealing with the climate emergency. Most of these are things scientists have been saying for a while: decarbonise the economy, eliminate pollutants, restore e...

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Climate change: "We’ve created a civilisation hell bent on destroying itself – I’m terrified", writes Earth scientist

May 11, 2019

The scientific community has been sounding the alarm over climate change for decades. The political and economic response has been at best sluggish. We know that in order to avoid the worst impacts of climate change, we need to rapidly reduce emissions now.

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