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Arresting Deforestation

 
 
 

Deforestation causes roughly one-fifth of global carbon emissions.

Reducing deforestation is vital to reducing this statistic. Motivating those who are deforesting land to value standing forests is critical, as is building governance and promoting monitoring technologies. Working with communities to improve land management ensures protection at the most local level.
To scale all these efforts, influencing local and national deforestation policies is key. We advance innovations that arrest or slow deforestation using policy, market and community-driven mechanisms.
 

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Apr 13 - 19, 2015
Apr 6 - 12, 2015
Mar 30 - Apr 5, 2015

“We are entering a period of consequences ... in Africa and India, much like everywhere else in the world, people were noticing that their climate was changing.”

Jeff Skoll

Mar 16 - 22, 2015
Mar 9 - 15, 2015
Feb 23 - Mar 1, 2015

“I believe that the climate crisis is our greatest opportunity, not only our greatest challenge.”

Al Gore

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