REDD myths

A critical review of proposed mechanisms to reduce emissions from deforestation and degradation (REDD) in developing countries. Full report available…

11 Dec, 2008
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Community-based forest governance: Our position

Human civilisation has played a role in forest destruction for millennia. However, in the recent decades this devastation has become…

25 Oct, 2008
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Fuelling destruction in latin america – the real price of agrofuels

This report looks at current and proposed developments in a number of Southern and Central American countries, all of which…

11 Sep, 2008
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Accra Briefing: Forests are more than carbon

To prevent dangerous climate change and land degradation, conserve biodiversity and safeguard the sustainable use of forests by local communities…

08 Aug, 2008
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Harvesting Harm: Agrofuels as a False Solution to Climate Change and Poverty

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is now actively pursuing agrofuels as a clean energy and development strategy. But recent research…

01 Aug, 2008
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Community based forest governance report: From resistance to proposals for sustainable use

Human civilization has played a role in forest destruction for millennia. In recent decades this devastation has become commonplace and…

08 Jul, 2008
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