The New York Declaration on Forests is a partnership of governments, multinational companies, civil society and indigenous peoples who strive to halve deforestation by 2020 and to end it by 2030.
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The NYDF outlines ten ambitious global targets related to protecting and restoring forests, which, if realized, have the potential to reduce annual carbon emissions by 4.5 to 8.8 billion tonnes of CO2 - equivalent to the annual emissions of the United States.

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Today Minister @LeeWhiteCBE of Gabon states his intentions to #StandforNature. Will NYDF endorsers step up and do the same? How will they implement this pledge?

Learn more at Global Ambition Day @ #NatureforLife hub
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“There is a tight connection between agriculture and fashion, even forestry and fashion… All the products we sell start their lives on farms and forests. By protecting nature, we’re protecting our business.” Dr. Katrina Ole-Moiyoi of @KeringGroup

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“This is what we mean by the missing middle, there is plenty of demand for natural climate solutions and an abundance of potential supply and yet the financing for action remains a challenge.” Nigel Purvis, CEO of @ClimateAdvisers


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