Forest conservation news
Deforestation rates in Brazil surge, after years of progress to slow forest loss
The annual deforestation rate in Brazil rose 28 per cent, marking a reversal after several years
Palm oil sustainability body boosts complaints handling, mapping requirements
WWF has welcomed a commitment to observe fairness, transparency and impartiality in the ...
Companies disclose ecological footprint of 82 million tonnes of pulp and paper
WWF recognizes the leadership in transparency of 25 of the world’s most important pulp and paper ...
WWF launches Green Heart of Europe to protect nature across 12 countries
WWF launched a new initiative to save and protect nature across 12 countries in Central and Eastern ...
NGOs give Asian pulp and paper giant performance test on promises
Global environmental organisation WWF urges Asia Pulp and Paper (APP) to sign up to joint NGO ...
Paraguay extends Zero Deforestation Law to 2018
The Paraguayan government has extended the “Zero Deforestation Law” for a further five years, ...
Certification scheme PEFC urged to follow Forest Stewardship Council lead on APRIL deforestation
Leading environment groups WWF, Greenpeace and the Rainforest Action Network (RAN) have ...
Pulp and paper giant dodges deforestation probe
Greenpeace, the Rainforest Action Network (RAN) and WWF have claimed that pulp and paper ...
WWF recommends against paper purchases from APP as doubts mount on deforestation pledge
WWF is recommending against purchasing paper from or investing in APP, as concerns ...
WWF calls for zero burn laws as hotspot analysis fingers pulp and palm oil industries
WWF has renewed calls for zero-burn policies to be enacted and enforced, as satellite ...