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How can we save biodiversity?

Last July, just over a year ago, the UN Panel on Biodiversity (IPBES) painted a chilling picture of the decline of species and biodiversity across the planet, which threatens the very survival of humanity itself. In the aftermath, President Emmanuel Macron announced that

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Global Insect Collapse: Mobilization Must Accelerate

Thought to be so numerous and resilient that they would survive even a global nuclear conflict, insects are nevertheless disappearing everywhere, threatening to take many other species with them in serial collapses. What can be done about it? These issues are not orphaned, and political mobilization to tackle them is essential.

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The IPCC on Biodiversity sounds the alarm

Pollinators, which are essential for securing the world's food supply, are threatened with extinction, warns the IPBES in its first report, pointing to neonicotinoid insecticides as one of the factors in the decline of bees. "The Global Assessment on Pollinators, Pollination and Food Production," the name of the first report developed by the Intergovernmental Scientific and Technical Platform on Pollinators, Pollination and Food Production (IPBES), is a global assessment of the impact of neonicotinoid insecticides on bees.

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The evils of bees threaten agriculture

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Pollinators have never been more threatened, and humanity has never needed them more: this is the conclusion of the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) in its first report published on Friday 26 February on the occasion of its fourth plenary meeting in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia). 

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