Nature-led coronavirus recovery could create $10tn a year, says WEF

15 July 2020

Report says 400m jobs could be created, and warns there will be ‘no jobs on a dead planet’

Tackling the global nature crisis could create 400m jobs and $10tn (£8tn) in business value each year by 2030, according to a report published by the World Economic Forum.

The report warns that when the world recovers from the coronavirus pandemic there can be no business-as-usual, with today’s destruction of the natural world threatening over half of global GDP. In 2019 scientists warned that human society was in jeopardy from the accelerating decline of the Earth’s natural life-support systems.

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