Month: October 2010

Size of Wales: ‘One Million Trees’ in Uganda

Size of Wales: ‘One Million Trees’ in Uganda

One million trees will be planted in Uganda in support of a Welsh scheme to sustain an area of tropical forest in Africa the size of Wales. What started as a grass roots community link between Mbale in Uganda and Pontypridd in South Wales has paved the way for a major project on Climate Change […]

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Policies affecting forests need to change now

Policies affecting forests need to change now

The world’s forests are ecological miracles – they must not be allowed to vanish. A special report in the economist highlights the varied ways we all depend on forest ecosystems and calls for governments to prize forests more highly than they do now. The reports’ author James Astill outlines the many ways that these ecological […]

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