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September 18, 2020 - Independent.ie

We need to move to a mostly vegetarian diet to save natural world, warns the UN

We need to move to a mostly vegetarian diet to save natural world, warns the UN
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Moving to mostly vegetarian diets will be crucial to save the natural world, the United Nations has warned.

Plant and animal species are being lost at unprecedented rates because of human activity, according to a report that says none of 20 biodiversity goals set 10 years ago have been achieved.

Cutting meat consumption would reduce the destruction of forests and other lands, as well as cutting greenhouse gas emissions that contribute to climate change.

In its five-year report on the Aichi biodiversity targets in 2015, the UN merely advocated a reduction in meat consumption but it has now joined calls for people to embrace a mostly plant-based diet.

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