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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1 day ago
The Greater Mekong Subregion in SE #Asia has lost 5.1% of its total #forest cover from 1990 to 2015.

A strong forest governance system can help control #deforestation & #ClimateChange

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4 days ago
#Farmers are the heroes... When you hear #naturalclimatesolutions are ⅓ of what’s needed, a lot of those solutions will come from people out in the field - from farmers.” - Kevin Robinovitch @MarsGlobal #COP24
4 days ago
Francinara Soares Baré of Indigenous Organizations of the Brazilian Amazon (COIAB):
“In the Brazilian Amazon, our way of life protects the balance of the climate and helps fight #climatechange#COP24

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