Health and Biodiversity

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We rely on biodiversity to stay healthy. Biodiversity sustains our food supply, is a source of medicines, and supports the provision of clean air and fresh water while also contributing to economic development, cultural and spiritual enrichment.

The Biodiversity and Community Health (BaCH) Initiative’s partner the Secretariat of the Convention on Biological Diversity (SCBD) briefly highlights facts for the linkage between health and biodiversity. Read more here