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 ...
Sep 29, 2014 ... Norway in particular has pledged to pay Peru and Liberia hundreds of millions ...
is designed to cut the rate of deforestation in that country, home to large ... by
paying its government up to US $300 million if certain targets are achieved. ...
Such bilateral agreements are not new, and Norway in particular has .....
41 results ... South America .... Norway will pay the impoverished west African country 150
million dollars to ... US$3 Million from Norway to Stop Illegal Logging in
Indonesia ... its efforts to slow deforestation and work to cut emissions that give
the greatest ... Stoltenberg did not, however, announce fresh investments or
Feb 9, 2013 ... It's called Why Norway Is Paying a South American Country to Not Cut Down its
Trees. The article ... The agreement, in which Norway pays Guyana up to $250
million through 2015, could serve as a model for other nations.
Apr 14, 2015 ... Why has Norway given US$80 million to the Inter-American ... Everybody knows
how not to cut down trees, so why is REDD so difficult to ...
Sep 23, 2014 ... Not only does this decimate the habitat of millions of species in the ... While those
seeking timber need to cut the trees down manually, ... her country seeks to focus
on ending deforestation that is done illegally. ... the world, Norway announced
they will pay Liberia US$150 million to stop cutting down trees.
Nov 27, 2009 ... Brazil's president said today that "gringos" should pay Amazon ... destruction than
the loggers and farmers who cut and burn trees in the world's largest tropical
rainforest. ... to build a fund to help developing countries protect their forests. ... as
Latin America's largest country keeps trying ...
... gas emissions by paying developing countries to stop cutting down their forests
. ... amount of carbon saved through 'avoided deforestation' — not cutting trees
down. ..... Norway pledges $47M/yr to help Congo countries save forests ... in
talks to establish a partnership to protect the South American country's rainforest...
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 ...
Mar 29, 2011 ... But then, if for the next couple of years 7 trees were cut down annually, you ... a
possible future model for other REDD-based country partnerships – a great way
... Norway is only paying Guyana to increase destruction of their rainforests! ...
The Winner of the North American Forest Hero(es) of the Year is …