Publication of an article by Plinio Sist, an ecological researcher specializing in tropical rainforests and Director of the Forests and Societies research unit at CIRAD, in Libération on 10 January 2020.
Plinio Sist reports increased deforestation in the last decade and forests that
are increasingly vulnerable to the effects of climate change.
25 per cent increase in the average annual loss of natural tropical forests
over the period 2010-2018 compared to the period 2001-2009.
in the Congo Basin, which has been spared until now, is doubling: from an
average of 184,760 ha per year between 2002 and 2009 to an average of 460,500
ha per year between 2010 and 2018.
in Brazil, Indonesia and Australia
shows the importance of the socio-economic and institutional factors of each
territory in forest restoration programs.
agriculture through agro-ecological practices
the long-term sustainability of the actions undertaken
all the actors of the territory
Another author’s article
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