Deforestation Forum: Apr 6 – Apr 7 2016 Pew Conference Center, Washington DC
How Business Can Tackle Deforestation
Apr 6 – Apr 7 2016
Pew Conference Center, Washington DC
The conference addresses the outlook on anti-deforestation developments post COP21, and debates what comes next for businesses. The agenda will address topics such as stakeholder engagement in forest management and solutions for engaging smallholders, zero deforestation vs. net zero deforestation, and provide guidance on making collaborative partnerships work. A number of breakouts will discuss risks in Latin America, logging in Southern US forests, combining REDD+ with government commitments and innovation in supply chain transparency and risk evaluation.