'We must redouble efforts': Study lays bare dire state of deforestation worldwide

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Fires are started in the Amazon by ranchers to clear rainforest land for cattle rearing | Credit: luoman
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Fires are started in the Amazon by ranchers to clear rainforest land for cattle rearing | Credit: luoman

Progress report on New York Declaration on Forests (NYDF) - which pledged to end deforestation by 2030 - shows the rate of forest loss is still rising

Back in 2014, a landmark global commitment to end deforestation, restore degraded landscapes, and boost forestlands within 15 years secured the backing of a broad coalition of major companies, governments,...

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