Repairing humanity’s relationship with the planet will be cheaper than continuing to let it slide

September 22, 2020

Two common squirrel monkeys (Saimiri sciureus) playing on a tree branch
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In an article for Foreign Policy, GEF CEO and Chairperson Carlos Manuel Rodriguez and World Wildlife Fund President and CEO Carter Roberts write that the choice is simple: accept devastating wildfires, extreme weather, species loss, and disease outbreaks or secure a sustainable future at a fraction of the cost.