Harvard Launches International Scientific Task Force to Prevent Pandemics at the Source

It seems that an ounce of prevention really is worth a pound of cure. Research shows that by preventing habitat loss and regulating the wildlife trade, we can prevent a future pandemic from occurring for as little as 22 billion USD yearly, only 2% of the current economic and mortality costs related to COVID-19. In line with this, Harvard has launched an international task force to consolidate evidence to inform world policy makers on how to prevent future pandemics at the source. Read full article here

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