How Our Health depends on Biodiversity

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“We believe that once people really grasp what is at stake for their health and their lives, and for the health and lives of their children, they will do everything in their power to protect the living world.”

An article which is building on the award-winning Oxford University Press book, Sustaining Life: How Human Health Depends on Biodiversity, co-sponsored by the partners of the Biodiversity and Community Health (BaCH) Initiative’s partners the CBD Secretariat, UNEP, and UNDP has been prepared to demonstrate that human beings are an integral, inseparable part of the natural world, and that our health depends ultimately on the health of its species and on the natural functioning of its ecosystems.

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