UN declaration delayed over climate text

The Hindu | Jun 29, 2020 at 7:29 PM

The Hindu had first reported that the U.K. had written a letter on behalf of India, Canada, Australia, New Zealand and the U.S. objecting to language that was considered too aligned with Chinese government’s ideology.

Ecosystem degradation could raise risk of pandemics

ScienceDaily | Jun 29, 2020 at 7:27 PM

The study, by the University of the West of England and the Greenpeace Research Laboratories at the University of Exeter, presents the hypothesis that disease risks are “ultimately interlinked” with biodiversity and natural processes such as the water cycle.