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Perspective - Environmental Risk Assessment and Remediation (2022) Volume 6, Issue 5

Impact of COVID-19 crisis on the sustainable global environment.

Robert Belesova*

Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Naples Federico II, P.le Tecchio, Naples, Italy

*Corresponding Author:
Robert Belesova
Department of Industrial Engineering
University of Naples Federico II
P.le Tecchio, Naples, Italy
E-mail: Robert.belesova@unina.it

Received: 07-May-2022, Manuscript No. AAERAR-22-63087; Editor assigned: 09-May-2022, PreQC No. AAERAR-22-63087(PQ); Reviewed: 23-May-2022, QC No.AAERAR-22-63087; Revised: 25-May-2022, Manuscript No. AAERAR-22-63087(R); Published: 31-May-2022, DOI: 10.35841/2529-8046-6.5.124

Citation: Belesova R. Impact of COVID-19 crisis on the sustainable global environment. Environ Risk Assess Remediat. 2022;6(5):124

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The outbreak of COVID-19 raised numerous questions on the interactions between the occurrence of modern diseases, the environment, climate and wellbeing. The European Union asked the H2020 HERA project which aims at setting needs in investigate on environment, climate and wellbeing, to recognize pertinent inquire about needs with respect to COVID-19. The development and spread of SARS-CoV-2 shows up to be related to urbanization, living space pulverization, live creature exchange, seriously animals cultivating and worldwide travel. The commitment of climate and discuss contamination requires extra considers. Vitally, the seriousness of COVID-19 depends on the intuitive between the viral contamination, maturing and inveterate infections such as metabolic, respiratory and cardiovascular maladies and weight which are themselves impacted by natural stressors.


SARS-COV-2, Biodiversity, Urbanization, Climate, Chemicals, Transformational change, Environmental crisis, Social and environmental accounting, Accountability.


The COVID-19 pandemic is challenging the world’s financial and wellbeing frameworks and embodies the degree of worldwide interdependencies and require of readiness for worldwide wellbeing dangers. Much of the center is presently on the reaction to the widespread and the advancement of medications and antibodies. Wellbeing dangers due to human impacts on Soil may show up to be of less quick concern: climate alter, contamination, urbanization and unsustainable utilization that have driven to major natural unsettling influences and biodiversity loss [1].

It may be tempting to develop solutions to the widespread independently of these threats, such as depending on expendable materials, lessening open transport utilize, and subsidizing intensely contaminating businesses. Such reactions might abdicate short-term wellbeing and financial benefits but would relinquish required long-term changes in human wellbeing and supportability. In truth, not one or the other climate alter nor other natural stressors and their impacts on human and environments wellbeing have retreated [2].

Moreover, the COVID-19 emergency highlights the joins between natural changes and development of irresistible infections and cautions us of the pressing got to anticipate such pandemics, as their control has demonstrated to be profoundly challenging in a globalized world [3]. This calls for a planetary wellbeing viewpoint in administration and investigate and for connect-, trans-disciplinary and trans-sectorial approaches.

This work was conducted by HERA, an EU H2020 program that incorporates 24 accomplice establishing over Europe and hundreds of collaborating analysts and more extensive community partners (www.HERAresearchEU.eu). The point of HERA is to set the needs for an environment, climate and wellbeing investigate motivation within the EU by receiving a holistic and systemic approach within the confront of worldwide natural changes [4].

With the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic resulting from the development of the SARS-CoV-2 infection, HERA accomplices constituted a HERA-COVID-19 working bunch to reflect on the associations between COVID-19 and the Environment, Climate and Wellbeing nexus. Within the course of this work, we created a common understanding of the different and solid intuitive between the widespread and natural issues and of the comparing developing inquire about needs, whereas moreover reflecting on the natural and wellbeing impacts of the reaction to the widespread and of the recovery plans [5].


We reflect and provide insights on the environmental implications of post-COVID-19 financial recuperations. More particularly, we highlight the connection(s) between the environment and the COVID-19 emergency, in specific the entwined joins between Mother Nature and the infection. We at that point raise a few concerns approximately the ‘illusionary’ positive and negative impacts of the emergency on the environment some time recently inspiring a few past lessons almost emergency administration and recuperation. We contend that the current accounting and responsibility mechanisms utilized in financial stimulus programs, as well as conventional natural accounting approaches, are lacking and restricting to realize long-term sustainability change.


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