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Could a major restoration initiative in Africa nearly double the area occupied by conflict-causing tree plantations?

Village in Mozambique where tree plantations under AFR100 could cause conflict

21 Sep 2021

By Oliver Munnion, Global Forest Coalition. Originally published on germanclimatefinance.de. The African Forest Landscape Restoration Initiative (AFR100) wants 100 billion dollars to help finance the restoration of degraded landscapes across the continent, in an effort to restore forests and suck carbon out of the atmosphere. Today, on International Day of Struggle…

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Remembering Nimal Hewanila

18 Aug 2021

It is with great sadness that the Global Forest Coalition has learned about the sudden death of our dear friend and colleague Nimal Hewanila, founder of the Nirmanie Development Foundation,…

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