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Climate Change Summit Takes Up Deforestation

Because the world’s oxygen supply is linked to thriving forests, the world has a stake in ending the massive industrial deforestation that environmental scientists claim is destroying thousands of hectares every minute - often on land where indigenous people live and make their livings. At a panel discussion keyed to the first U.N. Climate Summit in New York, representatives of global corporations, national governments and indigenous peoples resolved to work together to save the forests and...

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