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Meaningful supply chain legislation: Lessons from the US Tariffs Act for regulating the trade in forest risk commodities
The UK Parliament is set to vote on the 25-year UK Environment Bill after their 2020 summer recess. The Bill could include a requirement for mandatory supply chain Due Diligence by importers or retailers of agricultural commodities at risk of being produced on deforested land. The United States Congress is considering similar action. There are […]
El pasado 6 de mayo, las especialistas en inversión pública, Yessica Armas (CONDESAN), Nancy Zapata (Consultora) y Angela Cárdenas (MINAM) participaron en la conferencia virtual “Las inversiones IOARR como medida de rápido impacto en la recuperación de los ecosistemas” (ver video) para explicar el concepto y operación de esta nueva modalidad de inversión pública ambiental. […]
Climate change will be felt mainly as changes in the water cycle: drought, floods, intense storms... But some com… twitter.com/i/web/status/12884…
What happens when rubber production expands into contested ethnic territories in Myanmar? - Land rights of margi… twitter.com/i/web/status/12877…
RT @mongabay: New zoning rules in Brazil's state of Maranhão will reduce the amount of standing forest farmers must preserve, whi… https://t.co/3DsJRaflJX
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