The bamboo market is shown submerged in Chongqing, China, following severe flooding. Photo: Costfoto/Barcroft Media via Getty ImagesThe bamboo market is shown submerged in Chongqing, China, following severe flooding. Photo: Costfoto/Barcroft Media via Getty Images
The bamboo market is shown submerged in Chongqing, China, following severe flooding. Photo: Costfoto/Barcroft Media via Getty Images
SCMP Editorial
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Opinion

Editorial by SCMP Editorial

Convergence of coronavirus and natural disasters a reminder of the challenges world faces

  • The basic prescription for tackling global warming and the pandemic is the same – all the world’s governments agreeing on a strategy and working together with a common goal. But that is not happening in either case, with the United States being the major outsider refusing to cooperate

The bamboo market is shown submerged in Chongqing, China, following severe flooding. Photo: Costfoto/Barcroft Media via Getty ImagesThe bamboo market is shown submerged in Chongqing, China, following severe flooding. Photo: Costfoto/Barcroft Media via Getty Images
The bamboo market is shown submerged in Chongqing, China, following severe flooding. Photo: Costfoto/Barcroft Media via Getty Images
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