New commitments for Brazil’s Cerrado?
Cargill has announced a new soy policy for South America and a group of traders have signed up to a new monitoring initiative, but are these commitments enough to protect the Cerrado?
Why is FPIC important for deforestation-free supply chains?
Ensuring communities have given Free and Prior Informed Consent (FPIC) is crucial for companies sourcing from tropical forest areas, yet few companies appear to recognise this right in their...
The countdown to 2020
The countdown to the 2020 deadline for delivering zero deforestation is underway - and all Forest 500 companies need to act
Facing up to the risks of illegality in your supply chain
Almost half of all tropical deforestation is due to the illegal conversion of forests for commercial agriculture, according to a new report from the New York Declaration on Forests Assessment...
Leading on deforestation: maintaining progress to 2020 and beyond.
The impacts of the New York declaration on Forests assessment on Forest 500 signatories.