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10 Big Changes for Forests Over the Last Decade

  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • biodiversity
  • Forests
  • global forest watch
  • indigenous people
  • REDD
  • restoration
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • biodiversity
  • Forests
  • global forest watch
  • indigenous people
  • REDD
  • restoration
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Buyer Beware: One Study Finds 62% of Wood Products Mislabeled

  • Forests
  • illegal logging
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • deforestation
  • timber
Lumber waiting to be sold. (Flickr/CIFOR)
  • Forests
  • illegal logging
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • deforestation
  • timber

WRI Experts Offer Perspective on Tropical Deforestation in Science Journal

  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • deforestation
  • Forests
Deforestation, Luang Prabang, Laos
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • deforestation
  • Forests

What Can Global Forest Watch Tell Us About the Fires in Brazil?

  • Climate
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • wildfires
  • Brazil
  • climate change
  • global forest watch
GFW Satellite Fires image
  • Climate
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • wildfires
  • Brazil
  • climate change
  • global forest watch

Hundreds of US Communities Are Making Climate Action Plans, but Few Include Forests

  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • deforestation
  • climate change
  • emissions inventories
  • Forests
Angeles National Forest
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • deforestation
  • climate change
  • emissions inventories
  • Forests
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Will the Start of Forest Fires Season Hamper Indonesia’s Progress in Reducing Deforestation?

  • Forests
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • wildfires
  • deforestation
  • Indonesia
  • indonesia forest fires
  • palm oil
Indonesia forest fires
  • Forests
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • wildfires
  • deforestation
  • Indonesia
  • indonesia forest fires
  • palm oil
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Congo Basin Deforestation Threatens Food and Water Supplies Throughout Africa

  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • Water Security
  • deforestation
  • agriculture
Women model the handmade baskets they use every day in Malolo 2, Republic of Congo.
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • Water Security
  • deforestation
  • agriculture
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A New Tool Can Help Root Out Deforestation from Complex Supply Chains

  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • business risk
  • Business
  • agriculture
  • Forests
  • maps
  • palm oil
  • supply chains
Oil palm
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • Corporate Climate Policy Leadership
  • commodities
  • deforestation
  • business risk
  • Business
  • agriculture
  • Forests
  • maps
  • palm oil
  • supply chains
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Land Matters: How Securing Community Land Rights Can Slow Climate Change and Accelerate the Sustainable Development Goals

  • Environmental Rights
  • sustainable development goals
  • indigenous people
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
  • resource rights
  • Sustainable Development Goal 2
  • Sustainable Development Goal 5
  • Sustainable Development Goal 9
  • Sustainable Development Goal 13
  • Sustainable Development Goal 14
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • Sustainable Development Goal 11
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  • Environmental Rights
  • sustainable development goals
  • indigenous people
  • land rights
  • land tenure
  • natural resources
  • resource rights
  • Sustainable Development Goal 2
  • Sustainable Development Goal 5
  • Sustainable Development Goal 9
  • Sustainable Development Goal 13
  • Sustainable Development Goal 14
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • Sustainable Development Goal 11

DNA Testing Can Save Trees from Illegal Logging – and You Can Help

  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • deforestation
  • biodiversity
  • Forests
  • lacey act
  • logging
Moss-covered bigleaf maple trees in the Hoh Rainforest
  • Sustainable Development Goal 15
  • deforestation
  • biodiversity
  • Forests
  • lacey act
  • logging
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How Ethiopia Went from Famine Crisis to Green Revolution

  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • degraded lands
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • food security
  • poverty
  • re-greening
  • restoration
Ethiopia is now greener than it has been in the last 145 years. Photo by Chris Reij/WRI
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • degraded lands
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • food security
  • poverty
  • re-greening
  • restoration
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Regreening Africa Could Help Stem the Tide of Migration

  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • re-greening
  • restoration
A smallholder farmer plants maize. Photo by CIMMYT/Flickr
  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • re-greening
  • restoration
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Restoration: It’s About More than Just the Trees

  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • deforestation
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • New Perspectives on Restoration
  • re-greening
Agroforestry in Indonesia's Lubuk Beringin village. Photo credit: Tri Saputro, Flickr
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Water
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • deforestation
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • New Perspectives on Restoration
  • re-greening
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Improving Food Security in the Sahel Is Difficult, but Achievable

  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • Food
  • food security
  • re-greening
  • water
A local farmer in Burkina Faso, Yacouba Sawadogo, innovates. Photo Credit: Chris Reij, WRI
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • Food
  • food security
  • re-greening
  • water
Multimedia

Farmer Managed Natural Regeneration: Success Stories from Burkina Faso

  • agriculture
  • Africa
  • re-greening
  • water
  • forest restoration
  • agriculture
  • Africa
  • re-greening
  • water
  • forest restoration
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Farmer Innovation: Improving Africa’s Food Security through Land and Water Management

  • creating a sustainable food future
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Food
  • food security
  • re-greening
Yacouba Sawadogo, a farmer, digs planting pits to restore degraded land. Photo credit: Chris Reij, WRI
  • creating a sustainable food future
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Food
  • food security
  • re-greening
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Burkina Faso Farmers Lead the Way on Food Security and Climate Change Resilience

  • adaptation
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Food
  • food security
  • re-greening
  • adaptation
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Food
  • food security
  • re-greening
Insights

Learning from African Farmers: How “Re-greening” Boosts Food Security; Curbs Climate Change

  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Food
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • re-greening
  • Forests
  • Africa
  • agriculture
  • agroforestry
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Food
  • food security
  • forest restoration
  • re-greening

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