SUMMARY Join a top-level panel of scientists, conservationists and policymakers as they discuss how our disregard for nature caused covid-19 – and how we can seize a unique opportunity to build back better.
This event accompanies the New Scientist “Rescue Plan for Nature” feature series presented in association with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), and is free for all to attend.
The talk will be followed by a Q+A session moderated by the host.
PRESENTERS Partha Dasgupta Economist, University of Cambridge, and author of the UK government review “The Economics of Biodiversity”
Susan Gardner Ocean conservationist and director of the Ecosystems Division, UNEP
Cristián Samper Tropical biologist, president and CEO of the Wildlife Conservation Society
Adjany Costa Conservationist, UNEP Youth Advocate and adviser to the presidency of Angola