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The commons, not the market

Greening the financial system is essential, but the environment can’t be shoehorned into the logic of finance

Bolsonaro vows to fight ‘illegal deforestation’ in Brazil

The president has previously floated the idea of opening up protected rainforest areas to agriculture, a highly controversial move

Going green: Ethiopia’s bid to plant four billion trees

Abiy is leading by example as Ethiopia plans to plant a mind-boggling four billion trees by October

The man who saved a forest

In the great battle between humans and trees, there can be only one victor, says Goldman prize-winner Alfred Brownell

Trouble brews as coffee faces extinction

Deforestation, climate change and disease threaten 60% of coffee species with extinction

Fears for Amazon after Bolsonaro wins Brazil presidency

Bolsonaro, who won 55% of the vote in a run-off on Sunday, issued a series of campaign pledges that left many fearing for the future of the Amazon

In Mozambique, a joint fight against climate change and forest loss

In a bid to stop the ravaging of the forest, a French environmental group is offering practical, low-tech help to small farmers

Deforestation in tropical Africa is not as bad as previously thought

Tropical deforestation can release a huge amount of carbon into the atmosphere, contributing to climate change

Poland illegally logged in ancient forest — EU

The country's rightwing government broke the law by logging in one of Europe's last primeval forests setting up a clash between Brussels and Warsaw.

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