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Moonshine is a generic term for distilled alcoholic beverages made throughout the globe from .... Its main ingredients are sugar and yeast, and its flavor is not pleasant. ... is then fermented and ...

Why Norway Is Paying A South American Country To Not Cut Down ...

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As part of a landmark deal, the Scandinavian country is investing in ... Why Norway Is Paying A South American Country To Not Cut Down Its Trees ...

Norway Is The First Country To Ban Deforestation - Huffington Post

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Jun 7, 2016 ... On May 24, Norway committed to zero deforestation, reports UN partner Climate Action. The groundbreaking move means that the nation ...

Norway becomes first country to ban deforestation - CNN.com

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Jun 9, 2016 ... Norway has become the first country in the world to stop cutting down trees, ... thought to be new to science when discovered in Suriname, South America. .... soy, beef and timber so that they leave little to no impact on their ecosystems. ... When forests are cleared and set in flames, the carbon in the trees is .....

Paying to save trees: Last gasp for the forest - The Economist

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Sep 24, 2009 ... IN THE south-eastern corner of the Brazilian state of Amazonas, in the ... to pay others to reduce emissions on their behalf (as “carbon offsets”). Not cutting down trees in endangered areas prevents emissions that would .... Many countries, notably America, are expected to rely heavily on the purchase of ...

Norway will soon pay Brazil the final instalment of a $1bn payment ...

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Sep 16, 2015 ... That way it makes sense money wise not to cut down trees. .... and invest some of it in logging activities in other South American nations?

Climate talks: rich countries should pay to keep tropical forest trees ...

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Dec 2, 2015 ... Just as we pay for electricity services, and thus ensure their continuing ... of rich countries to transfer funds to forest countries that keep trees standing. ... their forests, as evidence grows that the short-run gains are not ... Brazil began to face down those pressures 10 years ago, and Norway's early promise o...

Norway to complete $1 billion payment to Brazil for protecting ...

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Sep 15, 2015 ... Norway will make a final $100-million payment to Brazil this year to ... Oslo is also financing projects to help protect forests in countries ... Worldwide, the rate at which trees were cut down slowed for the ... Brazil says the cash has helped its national efforts to slow deforestation. ... She did not give details.

Norway to pay Guyana to save its rainforests - Mongabay

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Feb 5, 2009 ... Norway will provide financial support for Guyana's ambitious plan to conserve its ... Norway's financial commitment was not specified, although the statement ... the South American country meet targets for reducing deforestation. ... when they are cut down, said a tropical forest researcher speaking in June at ...

Norway to pay Liberia to stop deforestation - Mongabay

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Sep 23, 2014 ... ... in New York this week, Norway says it will pay Liberia to stop cutting down its forests. ... permission to cut down 58 percent of the country's remaining primary forest. ... Under the agreement, Liberia will not issue new logging concessions ... A rising trend in “land grabbing” from Africa to South America by ...

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Norway Becomes World's First Country to Ban Deforestation ...

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Jun 8, 2016 ... Any product that contributes to deforestation will not be used in the ... The South American country, which has its forests zoned for logging, ... In 2015, Norway paid $1 billion to Brazil, home to 60 percent of the ... Liberia, with the help of Norway, became the first nation in Africa to stop cutting down trees in ...

Should Norway be paying Liberia to stop cutting down forests?

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Sep 29, 2014 ... In poorer countries a forest may simply be worth less as a living… ... So if money is a key factor, why not get rich countries to pay poor countries to stop chopping trees? ... and Liberia hundreds of millions of dollars if they protect their forests .... Latin America's problem with violence is deeply entwined with...

Norway rewards Brazil with $1 billion for keeping the Amazon full of ...

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Sep 17, 2015 ... Much of South America's Amazon rainforest will continue to be clean, ... In 2008, when the Amazon was facing a severe deforestation crisis, Norway, a country ... Norway rewards Brazil with $1 billion for keeping the Amazon full of trees ... will pay out the country's final $100 million—rounding out its $1 billio...