Why Norway Is Paying A South American Country To Not Cut Down Its Trees ...
the U.K. about teaming up—the U.K. would pay for Guyana to stop deforestation.
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 ...
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 16, 2015 ... Norway will soon pay Brazil the final instalment of a $1bn payment for ... This tiny
country with a population half the size of New York City ... Its the largest fund in
the world afaik ..... That way it makes sense money wise not to cut down trees. ....
some of it in logging activities in other South American nations?
... small South American nation to implement an "avoided deforestation" plan. ... "
It's not perfect, but it's good, and it will be improved upon as we learn and ... The
emissions stored in trees and soil would also need to equal the emissions
emitted from the industrialized countries and companies that pay for the...
4 days ago ... Norway's effort to protect forests does not just extend to their own, however.
Guyana. Norway has paid the country of Guyana hundreds of millions of dollars
to not ... It's a pretty sweet deal for Guyana, because cutting down trees is hard ...
The South American country had experienced floods in 2006, leading ...
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 ...
Sep 23, 2014 ... Norway will pay the impoverished West African country $150m ... Liberia's forests
are not as big as other countries but the country is ... to cut down 58% of all the
primary rainforest left in the country. ... The country agrees to place 30% or more
of its forest estate under ... Liberia barcodes trees to log profit...
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.
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! ...
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