24 Apr '11, 11pm

@EcoInternet Is Consulting Firm McKinsey Using REDD to Accelerate Deforestation?: Treehugger - GP hypocrite, logging too

@EcoInternet Is Consulting Firm McKinsey Using REDD to Accelerate Deforestation?: Treehugger - GP hypocrite, logging too

With global network of offices, an accepted approach to carbon economics, and many of Fortune magazine's 'most admired' companies on their client list, rainforest nations could feel confident that bringing in McKinsey would provide the credibility needed to get their funding proposals past the donor countries. It has taken our experts working in both rainforest and donor countries several months to go through these plans for forest funding. They looked at plans provided by Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, Guyana and the Democratic Republic of Congo. They are all riddled with errors and inaccuracies, make unproven assumptions, and do not include the safeguards set out by nations at the Cancun climate talks. They are all based on McKinsey advice.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/04/consulting-firm-m...

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