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Mongabay: Estudio revela que palma aceitera y soya se cultivan en bosques talados de manera ilegal

Según una investigación de Forest Trends en América Latina el 88 % de la deforestación para los agronegocios es de origen ilegal. En la región, Brasil lidera la lista de países más deforestados seguido por Bolivia, Colombia, México y Perú.

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Mongabay: ‘Drastic forest development’: Vietnam to plant 1 billion trees – but how?

After a string of deadly typhoons in late 2020, Vietnam’s prime minister called for the country to plant 1 billion trees nationwide by 2025 to reduce the risk of landslides and flooding.

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Mongabay: Illegal clearing for agriculture is driving tropical deforestation: Report

In a new report, NGO Forest Trends found that at least 69% of tropical forests cleared for agricultural activities such as ranching and farmland between 2013 and 2019 was done in violation of national laws and regulations.

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Voice of Vietnam: Rubber industry needs to develop production chain

Vietnam’s rubber industry needs to develop its production chain to meet the increasing demands of export markets, especially fastidious markets such as Europe and the US, according to experts.

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Reuters: Big brands join $1-billion forest conservation push for SE Asia

KUALA LUMPUR (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Major household brands and palm-oil buyers Nestle and PepsiCo have backed a scheme that aims to invest $1 billion in forest conservation across Southeast Asia over 25 years.

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La República: El agua ¿nos compromete o nos involucra?

Tenemos que involucrarnos y entender que necesitamos restaurar amunas, esos sistemas incaicos y preincaicos de infiltración y recarga de acuíferos.

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Sustainable Brands: Not All Carbon Credits Are Created Equal

While the majority of projects that generate carbon credits focus solely on carbon abatement, an increasing number also achieve other environmental, economic, social and cultural co-benefits — which increase impact ROI for companies.

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Andina: “Mujeres del Agua”: inauguran muestra fotográfica por el Día Mundial del Agua

Mujeres protagonizan impactantes historias en relación con el agua y se podrán observar en recorrido virtual 360°.

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El Comercio: Día Mundial del Agua: muestra de arte invoca a tomar conciencia sobre la importancia de las fuentes naturales de vida

Tres artistas, representantes de las tres regiones naturales del Perú, reflexionan sobre la importancia de cuidar el ecosistema que preserva el agua. La muestra se exhibe desde hoy vía Facebook.

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Modern Diplomacy: Public-private partnerships could play key role in combatting deforestation

As environmental leaders and change makers meet virtually for the Fifth Session of the United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA)  in February 2021, the issue of deforestation has been central to their discussions.

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