Forests as rainmakers: CIFOR scientist gains support for a controversial hypothesis
A new study boosts support for the physics behind a controversial theory that forests play a significant role in determining rainfall, creating winds that pump moisture across continents.
Forest monitoring should integrate biodiversity and socioeconomic data, say experts
Experts at Doha climate talks say REDD+ forest monitoring activities need to move beyond just measuring carbon emissions.
Energy use to replace deforestation as Brazil's main emissions source
Deforestation is slowing and energy use rising in Latin America's largest economy
Forests key to protecting economic growth, social progress - experts
?REDD+ should be seen as part of national green growth strategies where food production, livelihoods, job creation are seen as one whole"
Indonesia's forests under renewed threat - experts
Court decision leaves the door open to potential losses of millions of hectares of natural forest, activists warn