KATHMANDU, JUN 18 - Community Forest Users Groups (CFUG) have protested the government decision to ban activities like foraging, tree felling and excavation of sand, stones, and minerals in Chure region. During the sixth national community ... Kathmandu Post, 2 months ago
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Wildlife Works Carbon LLC, a U.S.- based business selling carbon credits in the voluntary market generated by forest conservation, plans to expand fivefold the biodiversity-rich areas it protects in Kenya. Disappearing forests deprive the East ...BusinessWeek, 1 month ago
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OSLO Brazil has made good progress in safeguarding the Amazon rainforest but Indonesia's plans for its forests could face setbacks under a new government, a report commissioned by top forest aid donor Norway said on Monday. Norway, rich from ...Oman Tribune, 4 days ago Tropical forests: A clearing in the trees ACQ Magazine, 1 day ago Report lauds Brazil on saving forests, but holds fears on Indonesia Malay Mail, 4 days ago Brazil makes progress on saving forests, Indonesia risks setbacks-report AlertNet, 5 days ago
IN Kenya's Kikuyu Escarpment in Kiambu County, there is an environmental group doing great things for their surroundings. A less than 50 km-long drive from Kenya's capital Nairobi recently took a group of African journalists to Kereita Forest, an ...Individual.com, 1 week ago Namibia: The Rehabilitation of Kereita Forest AllAfrica.com, 1 week ago
STATESMAN NEWS SERVICE Baripada, 28 July Protection of forest and wildlife is not just the responsibility ofenvironmentalists, nature lovers and wildlife loversbut the duty of every person who is concerned about the future of the planet. It ...The Statesman, 3 weeks ago
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He said all should accept to work together, with some seriousness and sense of urgency, to protect the forest and water bodies. He described as deeply worrying the rate at which the once forested areas were being turned into savannah through ...Ghana News Agency, 1 month ago
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Deprived of traditional methods of funding from donor countries and the diaspora, terrorist groups such as Al-Shabaab are turning to the illegal wildlife and forestry trade to sustain their activities. By Tom Keatinge, Associate Fellow, RUSI ...RUSI Whitehall Papers, 1 month ago Illegal Trade in Wildlife and Timber Products Finances Criminal and Militia Groups, Threatening Security and Sustainable Development / New UNEP and INTERPOL Study Finds Environmental Crime Worth up to US$213 Billion Each Yea BizWire Express, 1 month ago
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