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Jurisdictional Approach in Support of Sustainable Palm Oil Production

In an article from the December 2015 issue of Info Sawit, the Indonesian Palm Oil Magazine, EII's Joko Arif discusses the benefits of a jurisdictional approach to sustainable palm oil production.   Click here to view the article in ...

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While Amazon forest loss has increased annually for 25 years at oldest Amazon mega-dam, EII’s Dr. Claudia Stickler cautions that there may be other factors at play

New research shows that deforestation has increased around an Amazon mega-dam over the past quarter century. EII's staff Scientist Claudia Stickler cautions that there may be other factors besides the dam at play, such as population increase and new ...

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Our Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Report

  In our Fiscal Year 2015 Annual Report, released today, we present a snapshot of our work and the successes we've had in supporting regional transitions towards sustainable and equitable, low-emission rural ...

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Dan Nepstad talks forest finance on NPR’s Living on Earth

About 20% of the world’s tropical forests are in indigenous territories, but indigenous people seldom hold title to those lands. In this report from NPR's Living on Earth, EII's Executive Director Dan Nepstad talks about the impact that REDD - a ...

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Mato Grosso: Produce, Conserve, Include

On December 7th on the sidelines of COP 21, Governor Pedro Taques of Mato Grosso, Brazil launched internationally his state’s Produce, Conserve, and Include strategy, which aims to keep 6 GtCO₂ emissions from forests out of the atmosphere by ...

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