This pandemic is a stark reminder of how our economies and societies are interdependent, and how the well-being of humans, other living beings, and ecosystems, are deeply connected. Only a healthy planet can support healthy people. Once this situation passes, humanity will be called to reflect on its relationship with nature and redouble its commitment to safeguarding the natural world and rebuilding a healthy and equitable planet for all.
-Dr. Grethel Aguilar, Acting Director General, International Union for the Conservation of Nature
It is a time of intensity, of worry, of loss, of the sense that nothing may ever be . . . [more]