World Rainforest Movement

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Organizaciones piden a la FAO que revea  su definición de bosques

Posted on Mar 22, 2017

Las organizaciones de la sociedad civil que firman este comunicado, junto con el Movimiento de los Trabajadores Rurales Sin Tierra (MST)...

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Press Release: FAO definition must recognize that plantations are not forests!

Posted on Mar 17, 2017

Press Release March 21, 2017   FAO definition must recognize that plantations are not forests! On 21 March, the International Day of...

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Support the letter urging FAO to revise its forest definition!

Posted on Feb 8, 2017

Dear friends, March 21st, the International Day of Forests, is around the corner! As you may recall, on that day we will be sending a...

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The Paris Agreement: International Endorsement for Tree Plantation Companies to Start a New Cycle of Expansion

Posted on Feb 7, 2017

Many communities in countries in the Global South are fighting invasion of their lands by large-scale tree plantations. WRM has learned a...

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Will the Paris Agreement Save Forests?

Posted on Feb 7, 2017

In December 2015, the Paris Agreement was celebrated with great fanfare. This agreement, part of the United Nations Framework Convention...

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The Paris Agreement on Climate Change: Promoting tree plantations and reducing forests to tradable carbon stores

Posted on Feb 6, 2017

The 22nd annual UN climate meeting has come and gone in 2016, with governments celebrating the ratification of the Paris Agreement on...

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