Patrick Greenfield

World’s biggest biodiversity summit since COVID opens in Marseille

Emmanuel Macron addresses IUCN World Conservation Congress, warning ‘there is no vaccine for a sick planet’. EURACTIV's media partner, The Guardian, reports.

Redirect harmful subsidies to benefit the planet, UN urges governments

Head of the Kunming biodiversity summit asks nations to review destructive support for fishing, agriculture and other industries. EURACTIV's media partner, The Guardian, reports.

UN’s Kunming biodiversity summit delayed a second time

A key United Nations summit to negotiate an accord for nature similar to the Paris climate agreement has been postponed for a second time, it has been announced. EURACTIV's media partner, The Guardian, reports.
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Carnival to resume cruises in August despite infections and deaths on ships

Carnival Cruise Line has announced plans to resume operations at the beginning of August despite dozens of deaths on cruise ships during the virus pandemic and investigations into the industry’s possible role in spreading the disease around the planet. EURACTIV's partner The Guardian reports.