Moving Beyond Commitments: Collaborating to End Deforestation

Staggs, Alisha
September 2014
SB Business Weekly;9/1/2014, p4
The author reports on the efforts of Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) to reduce the operational and reputational risks to businesses from deforestation. She says that EDF is seeing companies start to take action in their supply chains. Deforestation is said to be responsible for an estimated 12 percent of overall greenhouse gas emissions globally.


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