How Nature Can Protect Us from Pandemics


24 April 2020 (UN Environment)* — In this video, Bernard Bett discusses the delicate relationship between humans, wildlife and the pathogens that circulate among them in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Bett leads research on neglected and emerging infectious diseases at the International Livestock Research Institute as part of the research portfolio under the Improving Human Health flagship.
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His studies of zoonoses–diseases that are transmissible between animals and humans–informed the UNEP Frontiers 2016 Report and drew attention to the issue that now concerns just about everyone.

*SOURCE: UN Environment. Go to ORIGINAL.

2020 Human Wrongs Watch

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