Publications & Insight
A Green New Deal for Forests
Ursula von der Leyen, President-elect of the European Commission, has promised to deliver a European Green Deal in her first 100 days in office. For such a deal to truly tackle the challenges of climate change, it will need to ensure healthy growing forests inside and outside of Europe that are good for people, our climate and nature.
Our Forests Our Lives
From the Liberian women fighting for the right to own and govern land that’s rightfully theirs, to the Guyanese Indigenous Peoples resisting companies attempting to seize their forests these stories come from different parts of the globe, but are bound by a common thread.
This Land is Ours
Alexandra Benjamin interviews Liberian women struggling for their land rights, and examines the law that could finally help bring them justice.
Nos forêts, nos vies
Récits d’espoir et de résilience recueillis auprès de communautés forestières à travers le monde
The Forest is our Life
Guyana’s forests have sustained people for generations. Gaulbert Sutherland travelled deep into the country’s hinterland to hear of the pressures that locals face, and their hopes for change.
As the Amazon burns and global deforestation accelerates, only unified international action can save the world’s forests
Tropical forests are likely to grab headlines today when Jair Bolsonaro addresses the United Nations’ General Assembly in New York.
In early September, just before a hernia operation, Brazil’s President told reporters, “I will...
Fern’s offices are closed today 20 September 2019 in solidarity with the #GlobalStrike4Climate
The Climate Crisis is real and we’re already seeing the effects. Our hotter planet is hurting millions of people, affecting our weather, water, forests, cities, homes, and wildlife.
Since #Fridays4Future started last summer, the...
Forest Watch 248 - September 2019
Commission Communication opens door to regulation of products that destroy forests, but proposed Mercosur trade deal throws fuel on the Amazon fires
L’accord de CAFI pourra-t-il sauver les forêts du Congo ?
Le 3 septembre 2019, le président français Emmanuel Macron (au nom de CAFI, dont la France assure la présidence cette année) et le président de la République du Congo, Denis Sassou-Nguesso, ont signé un accord déterminant de 65...