We—Indigenous Peoples and local communities—play a critical role in stewarding and safeguarding the world’s lands and forests. For the first time, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report issued today recognizes that strengthening our rights is a critical solution to the climate crisis.
A special report found that land is under growing pressure from climate change and better management is essential for reducing greenhouse gases.
Take a look at some of the beautiful art being posted on Instagram this Earth Overshoot Day
In June 2019, deforestation in the world's largest tropical rainforest was 88% higher June 2018.
Sharp rise in Amazon deforestation in Brazil under Bolsonaro
Cambodia's forests are under threat from illegal loggers, forcing villagers to take matters into their own hands.
The beauty industry giant, in charge of Clinique and MAC cosmetics, debuts a new scheme to make palm oil production more sustainable in Indonesia.