Companies which make zero-deforestation commitments, but don’t take any action, could be held legally accountable under EU consumer protection law.
New EU measures to tackle palm-oil related deforestation are needed, the European Parliament voted yesterday. The EU is the second largest global importer of palm oil.
This timeline maps ClientEarth’s work with members of society in Gabon to secure Benefit Sharing Agreements.
ClientEarth has created a law database of the main policies, laws and regulations governing forest conversion in Liberia.
We’re working with civil society in the Republic of Congo to strengthen draft forest laws to protect local communities’ rights.
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