13
Nov
2008
Forest conservation weapon against climate change
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Wangari Maathai, 68, Nobel Prize winner in 2004 for works of reforestation in Kenya, called for talks on climate change to focus on protecting forests, especially forests of Amazonia, Southeast Asia and the basin Congo.

Will be established mechanisms to encourage conservation of forests, including financial rewards.

Negotiations will take place in Poznan, Poland, and the final fair will take place in Copenhagen in December 2009.

Source www.terradaily.com

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