World Rainforest Movement

The death of the Forest: A Report on Wuzhishan’s and Green Rich’s Plantation activities in Cambodia

By the World Rainforest Movement

Proponents of industrial tree plantations argue that the plantations are “reforestation”, increasing the area of forest, providing jobs for local people, or reducing pressure on natural forests. This report examines these companies’ operations in Cambodia, the impacts observed to date on the local populations and the environment, and the associated human rights violations.

The death of the Forest: A Report on Wuzhishan’s and Green Rich’s Plantation activities in Cambodia