Is inaction on environmental crises leading humanity into a 'ghastly future of mass extinction'?

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Today has seen some of the starkest warnings yet on how the failure to grasp the severity of the impacts that climate change and biodiversity loss will have for human could trigger conflict, disease, and mass migration - how should businesses respond?

Planet Earth is facing a "ghastly future of mass extinction, declining health, and climate-disruption upheavals" thanks to a broad failure to grasp the urgency of the biodiversity and climate crises that...

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