UN sounds alarm and offers rescue plan for deteriorating ecosystems | Inside Story


From oceans to forests and farmlands, the world’s ecosystems are being degraded and destroyed.

The UN Environment Programme says the situation is past the point where conservation alone can turn things around.

Are we up to the challenge of building a ‘Generation Restoration’ to rehabilitate a billion hectares of land in the next ten years?

Host: Peter Dobbie

Guests:
– Chandra Bhushan
CEO, iFOREST (International forum for Environment, Sustainability and Technology)

– Kaddu Sebunya
CEO, African Wildlife Foundation

– Lorenzo Fioramonti
Political scientist & professor of political economy, University of Pretoria