Road to COP26: Investors wake up to biodiversity risk

Global economy could lose $2.7trn a year

Pedro Gonçalves
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As countries start taking biodiversity seriously, investors are beginning to follow suit
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As countries start taking biodiversity seriously, investors are beginning to follow suit

The loss of biodiversity poses as great a risk to humanity as climate change, but efforts to protect it have been overshadowed by the climate fight.

However, investors are waking up to the importance of biodiversity as damage to ecosystems, such as coral reefs, have a devastating effect on the global economy. There are several reasons why climate...

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