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Buy forest-friendly - Forest Stewardship Council

Page | December 1, 2006 at 1:45

Greenpeace believes that individual and corporate consumers have the right and responsibility to buy wood and wood-based products which do not contribute to environmental and social degradation. Replacements already exist for virtually every form...

ARCHIVED Reduce, reuse, recycle

Page | December 1, 2006 at 2:57

Help take the pressure off the world's ancient forests by shopping responsibly.

forest-friendly office

Page | December 1, 2006 at 3:19

To help protect the world's ancient forests you can set up an ancient forest-friendly paper program in your office.

Roadmap to Recovery: The World's Last Intact Forest Landscapes

Publication | December 12, 2006 at 4:07

We have created new maps of the world's forests, based on the most up-to-date, high resolution satellite imagery and a consistent set of criteria. World governments can use these maps to identify which forest areas are most in need of protection...

ARCH Life in Paradise

Page | December 19, 2006 at 1:04

Few places can match the biodiversity of the Paradise Forests for volume, variety and biological importance.

ARCH Protecting the Paradise Forests

Page | December 20, 2006 at 23:00

The magnificent Paradise Forests of Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands and Indonesia are among the few remaining ancient forest areas left on earth. So much is at stake here but the forest is under siege from illegal and destructive industrial...

Corporations in the forest

Page | December 20, 2006 at 23:01

Illegal and destructive logging is rife throughout the Paradise Forests. One of the greatest challenges is the need to improve law enforcement, including the elimination of corruption and bribery among companies and government officials.

Boundary marking

Page | January 9, 2007 at 3:22

The land rights of indigenous communities in Papua New Guinea were never questioned until logging companies took an interest in the value of the forest. The constitution itself recognises that 97 percent of the land belongs to indigenous communities.

Consumer power

Page | January 9, 2007 at 3:23

Is your wood illegal? Your bookshelves, your floor, photocopy paper and even the cheap plywood at your local construction site could have come from the Paradise Forests.


Page | January 9, 2007 at 3:25

The largest remaining tropical forest in the world, the Amazon rainforest is as large as Western Europe or the whole of the US. It actually covers 5 percent of the world's land and extends over some 6.5 million square kilometres.

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