The New York Declaration on Forests is a partnership of governments, multinational companies, civil society and indigenous peoples who strive to halve deforestation by 2020 and to end it by 2030.
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The NYDF outlines ten ambitious global targets related to protecting and restoring forests, which, if realized, have the potential to reduce annual carbon emissions by 4.5 to 8.8 billion tonnes of CO2 - equivalent to the annual emissions of the United States.

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4 days ago
Smart government policy is vital to addressing #ClimateChange. 🌡

#Business leaders should be pushing for a price on #carbon, which many agree is our best bet for reducing carbon #emissions.

Here are 8 more actions for companies to protect #nature 🌿:
4 days ago
🆕 publication from @FAOForestry : “Valuing #forest ecosystem services”

— a training manual that aims to help policymakers understand #ecosystem services and their valuation , using case studies from #Bangladesh.

PDF available here:
5 days ago
A future without #ValentinesDay 💝chocolates?

Scientists believe that by 2050 cocoa farming production could be devastated by #ClimateChange.

Here is what companies like #NYDF endorser @MDLZ are doing to create sustainable #cocoa supply chains.

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