European governments and companies failing to address impacts of consumption on tropical forests
New joint analysis with Trase shows European governments are not doing enough to support companies in making supply chains deforestation-free
How to drive a wider shift to deforestation-free supply chains?
The latest scientific evidence makes it clear that voluntary commitments alone are not enough to end deforestation - a panel event in Brussels discussed whether legislation could play a part.
Extending the ambition of company commitments to zero deforestation in soy supply chains
Soy expansion in parts of Brazil, Paraguay and Argentina is a key driver of deforestation, particularly in areas important for biodiversity such as the Brazilian Cerrado and the Argentine Chaco.
Banks need to raise their game in battle against deforestation
Analysis of Forest 500 commitments examines whether banks are implementing their own policies in the investment and lending choices they make.
Making commitments count for palm oil supply chains
The Forest 500 2018 annual assessment shows that companies are more likely to have a commitment for palm oil than for other commodities, but many companies still have no commitments or are not doing...