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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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COP 21: Victorious Corporations

14 Dec, 2015

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By Miguel Lovera* Negotiations to solve climate change started 23 years ago. Ever since then, a trend towards commercializing the problems and the solutions started to be identifiable. More and…

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