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June 12, 2011

Environment versus economy: local communities find economic benefits from living next to conservation areas

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8 June, 2011

Global demand for beef and soy challenges South American tropical forest conservation

MELBOURNE, Australia (8 June, 2011)_Market forces and policies encouraging economic growth are having a increasingly large influence in shaping forest landscape transformation in South America, according to a recent research paper.

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May 20, 2011

European Parliament adopts report on the Commission Green Paper on Forest Protection and Information

The European Parliament (EP) adopted (at its sitting on 11 May 2011) the Report on the Commission Green Paper on forest protection and information in the EU - preparing forests for climate change . The report was drafted by Kriton Arsenis (Greece, Group of the Progressive Alliance of Socialists and Democrats).

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May 16, 2011

Is REDD+ the right route for conservation organisations?

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May 18, 2011

Debate over rainforest conservation gets heated

A debate over the need to conserve forests versus converting them for industrial use grew heated last week at Australian National University (ANU).

A forum brought together policy experts, scientists, and a forestry lobbyist to discuss Australia's role in overseas forestry. But an exchange between William F. Laurance, an ecologist at James Cook University, and Alan Oxley, a former Australian trade ambassador who lobbies on behalf of forestry interests, became the focus of the event.

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May 18th, 2011

Canadian Boreal Forest Agreement celebrates 1st anniversary

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May 10, 2011

REDD Rag to Indigenous Forest Dwellers

MEXICO CITY, May 10, 2011 (IPS) - The implementation of a forestry programme against climate change in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas poses a threat to indigenous people in the state, non-governmental organisations warn.

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April 25, 2011

The Vaitarna matter

A report by the Times of India earlier this month that an Indian company, Vaitarna Holdings, controlled 1.82M acres of Guyanese forest deservedly captured media scrutiny here.

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21 Apr 2011

Nearly Half of Amazon Is Protected But Vulnerable

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13 April 2011

CBD Releases Report on REDD+ and Biodiversity Safeguards Workshop in Asia-Pacific


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by Dr. Radut