- Tropical forests offer an extraordinary opportunity to meet our climate targets and avoid a collapse of the global climate system. There are three dimensions to how they can do this, outlined in this blog.
- Many companies are now trying to remove deforestation from their complex supply chains. Global Canopy asked experts from companies and industry associations to explain how companies can go about addressing this challenge.
- The figures are stark, and the vegans are smiling. A comprehensive analysis of meat and dairy’s environmental footprint shows that cutting our consumption of meat and dairy products is the single biggest way to reduce our impact on the planet.
- The Soft Commodity Risk Platform (SCRIPT), a new system to help banks and investors analyse their exposure to risk in soft commodity supply chains is launched today.
What We Do
All our work focuses on the production, trade and financing of commodities such as soy, beef and palm oil that are responsible for two thirds of deforestation worldwide:
Bringing unprecedented transparency to the commodity supply chains which run from forest landscapes to consumers worldwide
The Finance Sector
Following the trillions of dollars in loans and investments linked to deforestation, and enabling better decision-making on natural capital by financial institutions
Financing Sustainable Landscapes
Supporting forward-thinking governments in key forest regions to secure investment to protect forests, boost agricultural productivity and improve water security