The Berlin principles on one health – Bridging global health and conservation Academic Article uri icon


  • For over 15-years, proponents of the One Health approach have worked to consistently interweave components that should never have been separated and now more than ever need to be re-connected: the health of humans, non-human animals, and ecosystems. We have failed to heed the warning signs. A One Health approach is paramount in directing our future health in this acutely and irrevocably changed world. COVID-19 has shown us the exorbitant cost of inaction. The time to act is now.

altmetric score

  • 56.55

author list (cited authors)

  • Gruetzmacher, K., Karesh, W. B., Amuasi, J. H., Arshad, A., Farlow, A., Gabrysch, S., ... Walzer, C.

citation count

  • 4

publication date

  • October 2020