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UNEP launch report on Ogoni oil spills
9th August 2011
Oil spills have devastated forests and communities worldwide
NEW hands-on restoration course
5th August 2011
  See course detaills here..
Pandering to the loggers - Why WWF's Global Forest and Trade Network..
26th July 2011
WWF’s flagship scheme to promote sustainable timber – the Global Forest and Trade Network (GFTN) – is allowing companies to reap the benefits of association with WWF and its iconic panda brand, while they continue to destroy forests and trade in illegally sourced timber, a new briefing by Global Witness reveals.
What is the Social Cost of Carbon (SCC)?
19th July 2011
When economists seek to estimate the SCC, they must find a way to estimate the physical and human damages caused by CO2 emissions and the resulting climate change.
LEGO goes for FSC...
11th July 2011
Lego said it will use only FSC certified fibres in its product packaging materials in future. The Lego Group has been commended by Greenpeace for showing leadership in taking the decision to only source packaging materials for its toys from suppliers that are not involved in deforestation.
Restoring Forests: An Opportunity for Africa
22nd June 2011
New research shows that Africa offers some of the greatest opportunities globally for restoring forests. This post originally appeared on Mongabay.
World's first eco-clarinet launched
10th June 2011
Just Forests attends concert to mark the launch of the world's first FSC-certified clarinet.
Greenpeace compliments NESTLE...It’s now been one year since pressure
2nd June 2011
It’s now been one year since pressure from thousands of people around the world convinced the world’s largest food and drink company - Nestlé - to give Indonesian rainforests and their inhabitants a break by removing products responsible for deforestation from their supply-chains.
ECO-guitar donation seized at Dublin Airport
20th May 2011
Conservationist strikes wrong chord with Customs at Dublin Airport -first FSC-certified guitar to enter Ireland is confiscated by Airport Customs.
Community-based forest management
6th May 2011
The leading international organizations working to protect and manage the world’s forests are calling for governments across the globe to increase communities’ role in forest management. Doing so could contribute to lifting close to a billion people out of poverty, as well as improve the health and vitality of forests. …
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