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Sponsored: We all depend on healthy forests — and so does our economy. Here are key lessons from a company aiming to counteract deforestation for their products.
November 28, 2022 by James McCall
The Science-Based Targets initiative (SBTi) asked food, agriculture and land-use companies to commit to ending deforestation by 2025.
October 7, 2022 by Amber Rolt
Sponsored: The new Sustainable Forestry Initiative 2022 standards will ensure healthy forests that lead to benefits such as avoiding deforestation and fighting climate change.
January 17, 2022 by Jason Metnick
An ambitious program could help companies achieve their net-zero goals in a way that also might mitigate greenwashing claims.
November 1, 2021 by Joel Makower
Date/Time: November 18, 2021 (1-2PM ET / 10-11AM PT) As governments step up efforts to strengthen the Paris Agreement at COP26 and tackle the
October 20, 2021 by Taylor Flores
Sponsored: SafeTraces, Ulula and Rainforest Connection are using everything from seaweed DNA to microphones to connect local actions to global solutions.
May 18, 2021 by Cameron Plese
Committing to end deforestation requires investing in new suppliers, advancing the rights of local communities and prioritizing results.
April 14, 2021 by Kerry Cesareo
Central Arkansas Water partnered with green finance experts Encourage Capital and WRI to pioneer the first certified green bond of this kind. It was purchased by Morgan Stanley.
March 24, 2021 by Lizzie Marsters
Keeping trees in the ground where they are already growing is an effective low-tech way to slow climate change.
March 23, 2021 by Beverly Law
More than 100 days after P&G’s voting shareholders sent an overwhelming message to the company to stop fueling deforestation, P&G still has not announced an action plan.
February 17, 2021 by Shelley Vinyard
Collective action and engagement are key to one of the toughest supply chain problems around.
January 11, 2021 by Heather Clancy
'Everything that contributes to climate change is a mole we need to whack, and deforestation and other land-use change are becoming bigger moles over time.'
December 21, 2020 by Julie Nash
A new engagement campaign could help reduce supply chain risk, according to investor group with $2.1 trillion assets under management.
November 6, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
While tree-planting events in parks or schoolyards make for great photo opps, we should devote far more time to acts of restoration and conservation.
October 22, 2020 by Heather Clancy
Compere's firm manages nearly $3 billion in assets — here's what she looks at when deciding to engage with companies and banks.
October 20, 2020 by Julie Nash
Confectionery giant warns businesses need to work together to fix 'broken' palm oil supply chains that further destruction of tropical forests.
October 7, 2020 by Cecilia Keating
While there are positive signs, a much more robust response is needed now to prevent the region reaching a tipping point.
September 9, 2020 by Ilona Szabó de Carvalho
Brazil single-handedly accounted for over a third of all loss of humid tropical primary forests worldwide, with more primary forest lost than any other tropical country in 2019.
June 16, 2020 by Mikaela Weisse
Sponsored: Technology can play a critical role in identifying risk and accelerating progress to reduce cocoa-related deforestation in Africa.
March 19, 2020 by Jill Kolling
Amazon, TJ Maxx and Tyson are among well-known U.S. companies with no publicly stated deforestation strategy. Is your organization complicit?
February 17, 2020 by Heather Clancy
Two new studies show that widespread corporate action on deforestation isn't yet taking root. And that's a risk for companies.
July 23, 2019 by Joel Makower
A large majority of leading companies are failing to report on the risk of deforestation in their supply chains, says CDP.
July 22, 2019 by Madeleine Cuff
And only 8 percent of global companies involved in the production of commodities associated with deforestation have publicly committed to ending it.
July 17, 2019 by Steve Zwick
A monthly wrap-up of recent research on sustainable business and clean technology.
June 4, 2019 by Devon Edwards
Climate-positive mass timber construction is on the rise — but will producing the new material outweigh its benefits?
May 21, 2019 by Jim Robbins