Event: How Wales can become a Deforestation Free Nation?

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Watch the event in full here:

Join our online panel event to launch a new campaign on how Wales can become the first Deforestation Free Nation in the world.

Wales is at a critical crossroads in its history and needs to address multiple emergencies – COVID-19 recovery and the climate and nature crisis. Size of Wales, with the support of RSPB Cymru and WWF Cymru, are launching an ambitious campaign calling for Wales to become the first Deforestation Free Nation to respond to these emergencies.

Register here to be part of the online launch of the campaign and hear what steps Wales and the Welsh Government can take to eliminate imported deforestation from its supply chain and reduce its overseas carbon footprint, through its food, agricultural, procurement, trade and international relations and finance policies.

Date and time: 
Monday, 23rd November 2020,
10:00 – 11:15 AM GMT

Peter Davies – Chair, Size of Wales
Rhys Evans – Policy Officer, RSPB Wales
Barbara Davies-Quy – Head of Programmes, Size of Wales
Shea Buckland-Jones – Food, Land Use and and Nature Policy Manager at WWF-Cymru
Graeme Wilson – Farmer and Grower at Slade Farm
Nia Higginbotham – Fairtrade Wales

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