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Don’t Trade away our Land and Forests for Carbon Offsets!

15 Jan, 2016

A brief report on the Global Forest Coalition activities in the road up to and during the COP21 in Paris, France

By Mary Louise Malig

On the Road to Paris

GFC has had a long history of actively participating in actions whether inside or outside the meetings of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), seeing how several areas of the negotiations impact forests, biodiversity, Indigenous Peoples, women and forest communities.

GFC began following the preparations for the COP21 at an early …

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Bioenergy and Forests

15 Apr, 2015

This editorial is part of Forest Cover issue nº47. If you want to read or download the rest of the articles please go to http://globalforestcoalition.org/resources/forest-cover-issues/forest-cover-47-bioenergy-special-edition By Rachel Smolker, Biofuelwatch, USA…

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GFC’s Annual Report 2013

18 Jul, 2014

  We are happy to bring to you our Annual Report for  the year 2013.Find out about our work and the development of our campaigns spanning from India to Colombia…

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Comments on FSC at Risk: Greenpeace Progress Report

6 May, 2014

This post is a reflection from one of GFC members on Greenpeace’s Progress Report on the Forest Stewardship Council which can be found here: http://www.greenpeace.org/international/en/campaigns/forests/solutions/alternatives-to-forest-destruc/FSC-at-Risk/ During the 20 years since the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC)…

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