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Tropical forests & climate wins in San Francisco

California Governor Jerry Brown has been fighting to solve climate change for decades. The back-to-back climate meetings he just co-hosted in San Francisco are the latest evidence of his resolve . This month, big steps were taken in San Francisco ...

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Governor Jerry Brown responds to Scientists’ Letter on California tropical forest program

Earth Innovation Institute receives a letter from Governor Brown expressing gratitude for scientists’ research on climate change and tropical forests and for their letter to him, encouraging them to comment on the Draft California Tropical Forest ...

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Guiding Principles for Collaboration & Partnership Between Subnational Governments, Indigenous Peoples & Local Communities

In a bold bid to stem decades of conflict, slow global deforestation and respect the rights of indigenous peoples to lands they have lived on and protected for centuries, 37 governors from nine countries made a firm commitment today to partner with ...

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California Releases Draft Tropical Forest Standard Sending an Important Signal to Tropical Forest Governments

As tropical forest governors descend upon San Francisco next week to discuss their plans and aspirations to help solve climate change by combating tropical deforestation, they will be encouraged and motivated by some long-awaited news. California ...

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New Research on Tropical Forests and Climate Change

Earth Innovation Institute is pleased to present several new publications that explore partnerships for solving tropical deforestation, forest degradation, and climate change. The State of Jurisdictional Sustainability The Low-Carbon ...

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