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When Pandemic Hit Maasai Mara, New Fund Stepped in to Stabilize Conservancies, Protect Wildlife

NAIROBI, Kenya (July 6, 2023) – A “lifeline” fund designed for Kenya’s Maasai Mara region successfully kept landowners and leaseholders from weakening conservation activities during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new Conservation International impact report. The fund provided loans to keep, the landowners and the tourism investors was entirely dependent on tourism revenue prior to when COVID-19, rebounds from the impact of COVID-19, conservancies are now better positioned to weather future

Conservation International and Climate Week NYC to Showcase Investments in Nature as Climate Action and Climate Justice

communities most disproportionately impacted by the climate emergency and the economic turmoil of COVID-19, have reduced deforestation and helped local communities remain resilient during the COVID-19 pandemic, the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. ### About Climate Week NYC Climate Week NYC is the time and place

For billions without clean water, ‘wash your hands’ is complicated

Fueled by research that hand-washing is one of the best ways to prevent the spread of COVID-19, sales of soap have skyrocketed in recent months. But for the one in three people around the world who do not have access to clean water, this simple step in disease prevention isn’t so simple. Rural, ( © Georgina Goodwin ) Further reading: Expert: To prevent pandemics like COVID-19, 'take care of nature' Study: Protect these places — or face climate doom What does COVID-19 have to do with nature

New science: restoring forests, coastal protection and more

International scientist Neil Cox, a co-author on the study. “As the COVID-19 pandemic has shown, our, to science Poaching, deforestation reportedly on the rise since COVID-19 lockdowns Study: COVID-19

Tiny, remote islands make huge waves for marine conservation

, deforestation reportedly on the rise since COVID-19 lockdowns Study: COVID-19 jeopardizing world's

Kenya’s wildlife tourism, a casualty of COVID, gets a lifeline

the revenue loss from COVID-19. The loans will be repaid out of future tourism returns and conservation fees, Poaching, deforestation reportedly on the rise since COVID-19 lockdowns To save elephants, it takes

In Bolivian Andes, new protected area offers ‘a breath of fresh air’

form a line of defense against outbreaks of zoonotic diseases — that is, diseases such as COVID-19, supported nature in decisions made after the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Guanay municipality’s

2021 in review: Covid raged on — but nature provided hope

Nature saw its ups and downs in 2021, and Conservation News was there for it all. This month, we are revisiting some of the most significant stories of the past year. As the COVID-19 pandemic raged on, many were left asking the same question: How do we prevent future disease outbreaks? According to scientists, the key is to protect nature. In 2021, Conservation News covered how nature has, COVID-19, protecting nature will be critical to preventing the spread of future zoonotic disease

3 ways to prevent the next pandemic with nature, according to science

From testing to hospitalizations to economic recovery efforts, responses to the COVID-19 pandemic are projected to cost the global economy US$ 5.6 trillion dollars this year. A new study, likely been the origin of several zoonotic illnesses, including COVID-19 and the 2003 SARS outbreak, detection On December 31, 2019, the first case of COVID-19 was confirmed in Wuhan, China. However, : To prevent pandemics like COVID-19, 'take care of nature' Expert: COVID, climate change create 'perfect

Pandemic crippling small-scale fishing worldwide, study finds

Demand for seafood has plummeted since COVID-19 lockdowns went into effect around the world. For the 260 million people who depend on the fishing industry for their livelihoods, that decline could, that fishers and park rangers can continue to work safely during the COVID-19 pandemic. For the isolated, ) Further reading: Expert: To prevent pandemics like COVID-19, 'take care of nature' Study: Protect these places — or face climate doom What does COVID-19 have to do with nature? These 5 articles explain

In Galápagos, novel conservation approach finds ‘sweet spot’ between production, protection

— and is not without persistent challenges. But when COVID-19 broke out, effectively halting tourism in its tracks, be seen in how the archipelago is handling the COVID-19 crisis. The pandemic rocked Ecuador, which, constituency across the landscape. And when the COVID-19 crisis hit, and planes and cargo ships, and improve ocean health. As a result, although COVID-19 has brought tourism to a virtual standstill

News spotlight: Experts warn, the climate crisis is a health crisis

monkeypox, COVID-19 and Ebola). And, he says, the cause is clear. “It’s a symptom of a planet in crisis, of these preventative measures is a fraction of the COVID-19 pandemic’s massive economic toll

Notes from the field: Sun-powered water, COVID and fishing, and more

for seafood has plummeted since COVID-19 lockdowns went into effect around the world — and small-scale, to protect against COVID-19, many small-scale fishers in communities on Santa Cruz island of the Galápagos

Airline industry clears forest-carbon credits for takeoff

— which was moving 4 billion passengers a year before the COVID-19 pandemic hit — can reach its stated, reading: What on Earth is ‘REDD+’? Expert: To prevent pandemics like COVID-19, ‘take care of nature

If coronavirus halts climate convenings, ‘we must find other avenues for progress’

This post was updated on March 13, 2020 Amid what is now being called a global pandemic, possibly the last question on people’s minds is how coronavirus could affect the fight to stop climate change. But as the deadly COVID-19 virus spreads across the globe at lightning speed — infecting more than 140,000 people worldwide to date — it is a question that we must ask, climate experts say, , the long-term impacts of COVID-19 could upend actions to slow climate breakdown, experts said

Conservation International Statement on the 12th Petersberg Climate Dialogue

to build back better from the COVID-19 pandemic there is opportunity to invest in solutions

Report: Coffee companies pledge to tackle the bitter consequences of climate change

volatility in recent years, made worse by the COVID-19 pandemic, which is pushing trade prices below

Report: Protect nature now — or face ‘Pandemic Era’

: To prevent pandemics like COVID-19, 'take care of nature' For Indigenous peoples, pandemic poses unique

A ‘first aid kit’ for the world’s coral reefs?

them What does COVID-19 have to do with nature? These 5 articles explain

Conservation International Europe

for... As countries begin to ease COVID-19 restrictions, green stimulus policies could help economies recover while, More NGO Statement on COVID-19 Crisis European Green Deal must strengthen partner countries’ recovery from the COVID-19 crisis Read More European Green Deal

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