New European Parliament Resolution on Pandemics. On 17th July 2023, WCS issued a statement welcoming a new European Parliament resolution on 'COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons Learned and Recommendations for the Future', which sets out a roadmap to better prevent, prepare, and respond to future health crises, including pandemics of zoonotic origin. To access the statement click here.
Implementing the new Global Biodiversity Framework. On 15th May 2023, WCS, TNC, the Belgian Biodiversity Platform, and the IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas organised a technical workshop on 'Implementing the new Global Biodiversity Framework: Making Target 3 work for People and Nature'. To access the workshop report click here.