News: Forests & Climate
COP 17 and Brazil's Forest Code: The untold story at the climate negotiations
Big changes to the law are under final consideration by lawmakers in that country and have an ...
Action now could double forests saved
It’s possible to reduce deforestation to near zero by 2020, but delaying action to save forests ...
Romania takes steps to protect 250,000 ha of virgin forests
Three weeks after the launch of WWF’s campaign to save Romania’s virgin forests, a ministerial ...
Bonds key to forests and climate
Forest bonds could be key to scaling up finance to conserve the world's tropical forests, according ...
WWF cool on lukewarm outcome in Bonn climate talks
In contrast to its slow start, the United Nations climate talks have picked up pace this week and ...
Leading environmental and development organisations call for halt to forest loss within a decade
As the latest United Nations climate change talks reach their final stages, CARE International, ...
No amnesty on illegal Amazon deforestation, declares Brazil president
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has used a key diplomatic event to re-emphasise that there ...
Brazil's hard won reputation on forest protection now in Senate's hands
Brazil’s reputation as a country that is serious about preventing deforestation and minimising ...
Indonesian decree to halt primary forest loss
Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono has signed a presidential decree that bans logging of ...
Governments, business must unite in joint action to stop forest loss
Jakarta, Indonesia: Policymakers and business leaders must quickly back a bold target to stop ...
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