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Half-Earth Project Joins with Citi at Biodiversity Event

The E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation and Half-Earth Project will feature in a new sustainability event on biodiversity loss by Citi, this week Wed Oct 6.

The Citi Global Insights team recently published a ground-breaking report “Biodiversity – The Ecosystem at the Heart of Business.”

Citi is hosting “The Twin Crisis: Climate Change & Biodiversity Loss” on Wednesday 6th October, 13:00-17:00 BST (8:00-12:00 ET, 14:00-18:00 CET). The event will showcase the Report and discuss #biodiversity – and how we can integrate it into business and finance – with some of the world’s leading experts. See the program below with the list of guest speakers.

Esteemed biologist, Professor E.O. Wilson, together with Paula Ehrlich, President & CEO, E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation and co-founder of Half-Earth Project will join Keith Tuffley, Global Co-head Sustainability and Corporate Transitions at Citi in a conversation with Dr. Ying Qing, Thematic Analyst at Citi.

Register at: https://lnkd.in/dm66Ykaj

Citi will also participate in Half-Earth Day on Fri Oct 22, where Keith Tuffley and Anita McBain, Head of ESG Research, EMEA at Citi, will lead a panel on Companies and Investors for a Half-Earth Future. Both events feature E.O. Wilson and Paula Ehrlich and focus on the important ways businesses can take advantage of this moment for biodiversity to save the natural world.

Register for Half-Earth Day 2021 at: https://half-earthday2021.brandlive.com/half-earth/en

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