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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GFTN-China Expands Reach of Responsible Forestry and Trade
For the past six years, GFTN has engaged with the forest products industry in China to advance ...
Climate money can be generated, political will needs to come from Cancun
A high level analysis of climate finance submitted to the UN today has demonstrated the feasibility ...
New method emerges to deter “indirect” land grab for biofuel production
A new methodology that could deter the “indirect” conversion of virgin or tropical forests for ...
Building Capacity Across Supply Chains in Southeast Asia
The 2008 amendment to the Lacey Act gives the US government the authority to fine, and even jail, ...
WWF hails major breakthrough in mapping carbon in tropical forests
A revolutionary approach for mapping and monitoring the carbon held in tropical forests is a major ...
New Resource to Combat Illegal Logging
Debuting at the twelfth annual St. Petersburg International Forestry Forum, the GFTN’s Keep It ...
GFTN and TRAFFIC Help Forest Products Companies Navigate a Shifting Legal Landscape
Increased international legislation banning trade in illegal timber, such as the amended Lacey Act ...
Protecting Valuable and Threatened Forests
As a leading supplier of imaging and printing equipment, Hewlett- Packard, the world’s largest IT ...
Meeting on curbing deforestation to stop climate change questioned as NGOs left out – WWF
Civil society has been all but shut out of a crucial meeting intended to move ahead efforts to ...
New threat to Amazon as Brazilian legislators lay siege to forest law
The Amazon is facing an urgent new threat as legislators allied to agribusiness interests and ...