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Nature loss is approaching a tipping point ­– it’s time for financial authorities to act

Photo by Gabriel Manlake on Unsplash

By Katie Kedward

The global pandemic has revealed the human and economic consequences of our cavalier relationship with nature. As well as COVID-19, which has been linked to habitat destruction and wildlife trafficking, the year 2020 has also seen record levels of Amazon deforestation and accelerating species

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Changing how public value is imagined, practiced and evaluated to tackle societal challenges | Director: Mariana Mazzucato | Deputy Director: Rainer Kattel

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