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Call for Political Belt-tightening to Prevent Drought Becoming the Next Pandemic

BHUBANESWAR, India, Jun 17 (IPS) - June 17 is World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought. A new report shows that climate change, overuse and conversion for agriculture, cities and infrastructure, which also drive drought and desertification, have already degraded one fifth of the planet’s land area.

“Drought is on the verge of becoming the next pandemic and there is no vaccine to cure it.”

Read the full story, “Call for Political Belt-tightening to Prevent Drought Becoming the Next Pandemic”, on globalissues.org

https://www.globalissues.org/news/2021/06/17/28099

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The Caribbean Looks to Research for Answers to COVID-19, NCDs and Climate Change Challenges

UNITED NATIONS, Jun 17 (IPS) - The Caribbean Public Health Agency is banking on high-quality research to inform policy, programming and clinical practice, amid ‘unceasing’ public health challenges. In 1956, the Caribbean held its first major scientific meeting, organised by the Standing Advisory Committee for Medical Research in the British Caribbean. At the time, the Mayaro Virus, a dengue-like viral disease often called ‘jungle flu’ had just been identified as a new human disease agent by W.G Downs and G.H Wattley in Trinidad.

Read the full story, “The Caribbean Looks to Research for Answers to COVID-19, NCDs and Climate Change Challenges”, on globalissues.org

https://www.globalissues.org/news/2021/06/17/28098

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