Ensuring forests for the future
Turing over a new leaf
Within these landsapes WWF works to ensure countries have scientifically based and representative networks of well-managed protected areas, which are sustainably financed, ensure effective participation of local communities and provide social and economic benefits, and in addition, establish initiatives that support responsible forest management and trade.
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Global Forest and Trade Network
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APP certifiers distance themselves from sustainability claims
Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) claims of independent sustainability certification for its ...
High-level call for green revolution should be heeded, says WWF
Gland, Switzerland: The UN High-Level Panel for Global Sustainability call for a radical redesign ...
“Future We Want” proposals are not the future we need: WWF
Gland, Switzerland – The first negotiating draft for the Rio+20 summit on sustainable development ...
UN forest protection scheme heading in wrong direction
As the climate change conference in Durban, South Africa, completes its first week, CARE ...
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 ...
WWF Awarded for 20 Years of Dedication to Forests
WWF has received an award for its contribution to FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) and its ongoing ...
Bonds key to forests and climate
Forest bonds could be key to scaling up finance to conserve the world's tropical forests, according ...
World Premiere: First FSC certified rattan forest in Laos
Vientiane, Laos: The world’s first rattan forests have been certified according to the Forest ...