Environmentalists warn the COP15 summit in Kunming, southern China, may not go ahead as planned because of the pandemic. Photo: Xinhua
Environmentalists warn the COP15 summit in Kunming, southern China, may not go ahead as planned because of the pandemic. Photo: Xinhua

Omicron threatens next year’s COP15 nature deal meeting in China

  • Travel restrictions to battle the latest Covid-19 variant are putting a global pact to protect plants, animals and ecosystems at risk
  • The conference in the southern Chinese city of Kunming involves 195 countries and has already been postponed three times because of the pandemic

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Environmentalists warn the COP15 summit in Kunming, southern China, may not go ahead as planned because of the pandemic. Photo: Xinhua
Environmentalists warn the COP15 summit in Kunming, southern China, may not go ahead as planned because of the pandemic. Photo: Xinhua
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