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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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 ...
Marking Two Decades of Advancing Responsible Forestry and Trade
With the dawn of another New Year, endless possibilites lie ahead for all of us. This year, more ...
Russia, Tigers and the Urgency of Responsible Wood Sourcing
In October, I had the opportunity to witness firsthand the effects of illegal and unsustainable ...
Australia Joins Global Effort to Combat Illegal Logging
Joining the European Union, Switzerland and the United States, Australia has now introduced ...
Cancun REDD decision crucial to stop forest destruction
A global strategy for reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation, known as ...
New WWF file format raises paper-saving awareness
Hamburg, Germany: WWF has introduced a new file format to highlight the problems of unnecessary ...