To prevent the next pandemic, we must transform our relationship with nature

Gavin Edwards, Global Coordinator, New Deal for Nature & People, WWF International

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It has been widely reported that COVID-19 is likely to have originated sometime in late 2019 when an individual in Wuhan, China, was infected by a virus from an animal. Scientists suspect it may have jumped from a bat by way of an intermediary animal…