Tetra Tech Hosts COVID-19, Conservation, and Counter Wildlife Trafficking Webinar
In the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, Tetra Tech hosted an expert panel to identify new opportunities for practical cross-sector collaboration to strengthen conservation and counter wildlife trafficking. This webinar was recorded on June 25, 2020.
Zoonotic risks always have been evident in domestic and wild species. This webinar seeks to explore the connection between zoonotic disease transfer and the threat to biodiversity, conservation, and forest and wildlife management issues. This panel of five experts offers their perspective and experience in wildlife conservation to identify actionable steps to coordinate efforts within and across international development sectors, highlight the role of conservation actions in preventing zoonotic disease, and create awareness of entry points for partnerships to mitigate zoonotic risks.