Fern : Forest Watch November 2018
A sustainable bioeconomy for Europe?
Not before gaps and assumptions in the updated bioeconomy strategy are addressed.
Governments acknowledge urgency of halting deforestation
With biodiversity loss nearing tipping points, governments are aligned: the EU must define ambitious plans to stop deforestation and human rights abuses. But will they agree that action must go beyond voluntary measures?
Brazzaville Forest Governance Forum states: Time to listen to local communities
There was agreement at the Forest Governance Forum that the voices and views of local and indigenous communities must carry greater weight in international forest and climate forums.