If 2020 is about ending deforestation, 2030 must be about eliminating indiscriminate conversion of land for agricultural purposes.
Roadmap is the latest in a series coordinated by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development.
Also in this episode, why talking to risk managers is difficult.
Two new studies show that widespread corporate action on deforestation isn't yet taking root. And that's a risk for companies.
A large majority of leading companies are failing to report on the risk of deforestation in their supply chains, says CDP.
And only 8 percent of global companies involved in the production of commodities associated with deforestation have publicly committed to ending it.
Climate-positive mass timber construction is on the rise — but will producing the new material outweigh its benefits?
Ecological resoration is supposed to help damaged and deforested ecosystems recover — but early-stage forests aren't the same as mature ones.
Natural capital stewardship like restoring forests could deliver almost one-third of the emissions cuts needed to stave off global temperature increases.
The planet is increasingly marked by bald spots, but the level of concern is reaching new heights.