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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.


Apr 13 - 19, 2015
Apr 6 - 12, 2015
Unreasonable Capital

Investment/Asset Management


Media Company


Media Company

University of California, Berkeley

Individual Investor/Donor

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

Al Gore

Non Governmental/Non-Profit Organization

Mar 30 - Apr 5, 2015
United Nations Climate Change

Government/Aid Agency

“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

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