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Introduction To Geography Of Covid-19 Pandemic: Environmental Issues, Public Health And Socio-Economic Consequences

https://doi.org/10.24057/2071-9388-2021-044

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The COVID-19 pandemic has severely affected all countries and the global scientific agenda, particularly that of health, economy, environment, geography and geosciences in general. This Special Issue is also a contribution to the global efforts of the scientific community in the analysis of the geography of the COVID-19 pandemic with public health, economic and environmental consequences. Two blocks of papers are considered: (1) the socio-spatial, statistical and geographical analysis of COVID-19 distributions; and (2) the impacts of the pandemic lockdown on the environment, air pollution, and the quality of water.

About the Authors

Alexander Baklanov
Science and Innovation Department, World Meteorological Organization (WMO); Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen; Institute of Atmospheric Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Switzerland

Geneva, 

Copenhagen, 

Moscow



Natalia E. Chubarova
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Russian Federation

Faculty of Geography

Leninskie Gory 1, Moscow, 119991



Vladimir A. Kolosov
Institute of Geography, Russian Academy of Sciences
Russian Federation

Staromonetnyi per., 29, 119017 Moscow



Svetlana M. Malkhazova
Lomonosov Moscow State University
Russian Federation

Faculty of Geography

Leninskie Gory 1, Moscow, 119991



Boris N. Porfiriev
Institute of Economic Forecasting of the Russian Academy of Sciences
Russian Federation

Moscow



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Baklanov A., Chubarova N.E., Kolosov V.A., Malkhazova S.M., Porfiriev B.N. Introduction To Geography Of Covid-19 Pandemic: Environmental Issues, Public Health And Socio-Economic Consequences. GEOGRAPHY, ENVIRONMENT, SUSTAINABILITY. 2021;14(4):105-108. https://doi.org/10.24057/2071-9388-2021-044

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