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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.


Aug 4 - 10, 2014
Jul 21 - 27, 2014
Jul 14 - 20, 2014
Jun 30 - Jul 6, 2014
Jun 16 - 22, 2014

“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

Jun 9 - 15, 2014
Jun 2 - 8, 2014
May 26 - Jun 1, 2014
May 19 - 25, 2014
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